Papers, 1926-1991.

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Salk, Jonas, 1914-1995. Papers, 1926-1991.

Papers, 1926-1991.

Exhaustive documentation of Salk's professional and research activities from the mid-1940s to the early 1990s. Best documented is his research to develop and implement the Salk polio vaccine (mid-1950s to mid-1960s).

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