Public Health Promotional Materials
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Shows a pig and a baby side by side. The pig is labeled with a breed-registration number, captioned "registered." The baby is unlabeled, captioned "Not Registered." Below is the question, "Why?"
Agricultural comparisons were common ways that health departments emphasized the importance of birth registration to rural people during the early 20th century.
Items from early 20th century state and federal publications promoting good birth registration and other public health issues.
Agricultural comparisons were common ways that…