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Catalog Number 2015.001.02245.1
Title Young Girl Receives Polio Shot, 1961
Photographer Pearl, Norton
Collection Archival Collection
Object Name Negative
Category Photographs
Date 1961
Description Black and white negative shows a young girl receiving a polio vaccination at the Hillsdale Shopping Center. The girl grimaces with her eyes closed, and she holds a piece of paper in her hand. A pair of masculine hands appears at lower left, with one hand holding an injection needle, and the other holding the girl’s arm. A woman is partially visible over the girl’s shoulder at upper left wearing a white coat.
Studio Norton Pearl Photography
Place San Mateo, CA
People
Subjects Shopping centers
Vaccinations
Search Terms Hillsdale Shopping Center
Vaccinations
Copyright Norton Pearl Photography / San Mateo County Historical Association