Vaccinator with 40 prongs which puntures a drug-soaked paper and deposits BCG, the anti-tuberculosis vaccine, in holes in the patients skin.


  • Date: 1949-02
  • Location: New York, NY, US
  • Physical Dimensions: B/W PRINT
  • Subject Keywords: Diseases, Clinics, Us, Medicine, Tuberculosis, Chelsea Chest Clinic, Inoculations, Cure And Prevention, 1940s
  • Publisher: TimeLife
  • Usage: For personal non-commercial use only
  • Provider: LIFE
  • Photographer: Cornell Capa
  • Original ID: TimeLife_image_703448
  • Credits: LIFE
  • Copyright: © Time Inc.


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