Smallpox History and Links

Smallpox is no longer on the current vaccination schedule.

Package Insert (Smallpox)
http://www.immunize.org/packageinserts/pi_smallpox.asp

Smallpox NVIC Special Report
http://www.nvic.org/Vaccines-and-Diseases/Smallpox.aspx

The story of Raggedy Ann Doll and how she is connected with the smallpox vaccine and the “anti-vaccination” movement
http://www.dollkind.com/raggedy-ann-doll.shtml

History of Vaccines- Timeline: Smallpox
http://www.historyofvaccines.org/content/timelines/smallpox

STUDIES AND REPORTS:

Vaccinia Virus Infection After Sexual Contact with a Military Smallpox Vaccinee — Washington, 2010
http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/mm5925a2.htm

In November 1895, the supreme court ruled that vaccination as a contingent of school attendance was unconstitutional.
http://www.uic.edu/sph/prepare/courses/ph500/resources/smallpox.pdf

MEDIA COVERAGE:

Toddler survives smallpox vaccine reaction
http://www.reuters.com/article/2007/05/18/us-smallpox-boy-idUSN1744524120070518

http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/mm5925a2.htm

The fight against vaccination: the Leicester demonstration of 1885:
http://www.localpopulationstudies.org.uk/PDF/LPS30/LPS30_1983_60-66.pdf

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