Letter from John T. Barrett to John E. Fogarty


Title:
Letter from John T. Barrett to John E. Fogarty
Creator:
Barrett, John T.
Recipient:
Fogarty, John Edward, 1913-1967
Date:
28 May 1957
Description:
Barrett, a Rhode Island physician, wrote to ask why doctors in private practice found it almost impossible to get the Salk polio vaccine for their patients, even though public health clinics seemed to have plenty. This correspondence shows some of the difficulties involved in producing and distributing polio vaccine nationwide during the first few years it was available.
Original Repository:
Phillips Memorial Library, Special and Archival Collections at Providence College
Location:
Box: 39. Folder: 562
Rights:
Reproduced with permission of the Rhode Island Medical Society.
Genre:
Letters (correspondence)
Format:
Text
Extent:
1 pages
Relation:
Public Health Service Progress Report on the Poliomyelitis Vaccination Program, 1956
Letter from Otis L. Anderson to John E. Fogarty, 1957
Letter from Otis L. Anderson to John E. Fogarty, 1957
The Salk Vaccine Problem, 1955
Letter from Otis L. Anderson to John E. Fogarty, 1957
Letter from Leroy Burney to E. H. Beesley, 1957
Language:
English
Legacy Source Citation:
Original Repository. Phillips Memorial Library, Special and Archival Collections at Providence College. 12898. URL. http://www.providence.edu/LIBRARY/spcol/
Legacy ID:
HRBBPB
NLM ID:
101743404X231
Profiles Collection:
The John E. Fogarty Papers
Story Section:
Redefining the Federal Role in Public Health, Medical Research, and Education, 1949-1960