CHILDREN RECEIVE SALK POLIO VACCINE - 1955 Science takes a momentous stride forward in 1955 with the advent of a polio vaccine developed by Dr. Jonas Salk. Children line up for the vaccine, which Dr. Salk delivers himself, much to the dismay of one little girl who realizes it may be for her own good but still hates the needles.
MASS POLIO VACCINATIONS BEGIN - 1955 The new Salk polio vaccine is shipped out to medical centers where families line up with their children to receive vaccination shots offering protection against the crippling disease.
SALK POLIO VACCINE ANNOUNCED - 1955 The findings of the Poliomyelitis Vaccine Evaluation Center of the University of Michigan are reported by Dr. Thomas Francis Jr. who announces that a vaccine created by Jonas E. Salk works. Shipments of the vaccine begin as the world rejoices the medical breakthrough.
Date: April 12, 1955 - BLACK/WHITE Source: Video: BetaSP Length: 00:03:40:00, No Audio
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