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Catalog Number 1947.015.001
Object Name Certificate
Scope & Content Vaccination certificate issued to Felix McWilliams by the Health Committee of the Common Council of the City of Detroit. The certificate is signed by R.L. Smith of the Committee on Health. The certificate's header depicts a cow standing atop a serpent, beneath the Latin phrase, "terroribus spoliatus." The certificate is mounted on a linen backing, with the year 1850 handwritten on the verso.
Date 1850
People McWilliams, Felix
Smith, R.L.
Extent of Description 7.875" x 5"
Collection Medical/Dental/Pharmaceutical
Search Terms Vaccinations
Health Committee of the Common Council