Published Works on Gamma Globulin for Polio Control

  • Mosteller, Frederick. “Gamma Globulin in the Prophylaxis of Poliomyelitis: An Evaluation of the Efficacy of Gamma Globulin in the Prophylaxis of Paralytic Poliomyelitis as Used in the United States 1953.” Journal of the American Statistical Association 49, 268 (December 1954): 926–927.
  • “Gamma Globulin Effect on Poliomyelitis in 1953 Field Trial.” Public Health Reports 69, 5 (May 1954): 519–520.
  • “Gamma Globulin in the Prophylaxis of Poliomyelitis.” Public Health Monograph No. 20 / Public Health Service Publication No. 358. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1954.
  • Gibson, Sam T. “Gamma Globulin.” American Journal of Nursing 53, 6 (June 1953): 700–703.
  • Hammon, W. M., L. L. Coriell, and J. Stokes Jr. “Evaluation of Red Cross Gamma Globulin as a Prophylactic Agent for Poliomyelitis: 1. Plan of Controlled Field Tests and Results of the 1951 Pilot Study in Utah.” JAMA 150 (1952): 739–749.
  • Hammon, W. M., L. L. Coriell, and J. Stokes Jr. “Evaluation of Red Cross Gamma Globulin as a Prophylactic Agent for Poliomyelitis: 2. Conduct and Early Followup of 1952 Texas and Iowa-Nebraska Studies.” JAMA 150 (1952): 750–756.
  • Hammon, W. M., L. L. Coriell, P. F. Wehrle, C. R. Klimt, J. Stokes Jr. “Evaluation of Red Cross Gamma Globulin as a Prophylactic Agent for Poliomyelitis: 3. Preliminary Report of Results Based on Clinical Diagnoses.” JAMA 150 (1952): 757–760.
  • Hammon, W. M., L. L. Coriell, P. F. Wehrle, J. Stokes Jr. “Evaluation of Red Cross Gamma Globulin as a Prophylactic Agent for Poliomyelitis: 4. Final Report of Results Based on Clinical Diagnoses.” JAMA 151 (1953): 1272–1285.
  • Hammon, W. M., L. L. Coriell, E. H. Ludwig, R. M. McAllister, A. E. Greene, G. E. Sather, and P. F. Wehrle. “Evaluation of Red Cross Gamma Globulin as a Prophylactic Agent for Poliomyelitis. 5. Reanalysis of Results Based on Laboratory-Confirmed Cases,” JAMA 156, 1 (1954): 21–27.
  • Paul, John R. A History of Poliomyelitis. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1971.
  • Rinaldo, Charles R. “Passive Immunization against Poliomyelitis: The Hammon Gamma Globulin Field Trials, 1951–1953.” AJPH 95, 5 (May 2005): 790–799.

Archives With Gamma Globulin Collections

  • American Philosophical Society (APS), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • American Red Cross Archives (ARC), Washington, D.C.
  • Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, California
  • Bentley Historical Library (BHL), Ann Arbor, Michigan
  • Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia
  • Columbia University Archives, New York
  • Donald C. Harrison Health Sciences Library, University of Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Hauck Center for the Albert B. Sabin Archives (HCASA), University of Cincinnati Libraries, Cincinnati, Ohio
  • James Lind Library, The Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh
  • Mandeville Special Collections Library (MSCL), University of California, La Jolla, California
  • March of Dimes Archives (MDA), White Plains, New York
  • National Archives and Records Administration (NARA), College Park, Maryland
  • National Library of Medicine, Bethesda, Massachusetts
  • University of Minnesota Archives, Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Yale University Library, New Haven, Connecticut