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Suppressing the diseases of animals and man : Theobald Smith, microbiologist

Author: Claude E Dolman; Richard J Wolfe
Publisher: Boston : Boston Medical Library in the Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine ; [Cambridge, Mass.] : Distributed by the Harvard University Press, 2003.
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Based primarily on personal papers and correspondence that have remained in the possession of Smith's family, this is a biography of Theobald Smith, widely considered to be America's first significant medical scientist and a leading comparative pathologist.
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Dolman, Claude E. (Claude Ernest), 1906-1994.
Suppressing the diseases of animals and man.
Boston : Boston Medical Library in the Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine ; [Cambridge, Mass.] : Distributed by the Harvard University Press, 2003
(OCoLC)607537275
Named Person: Theobald Smith; Theobald Smith; Theobald Smith
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Claude E Dolman; Richard J Wolfe
ISBN: 9780674012202 0674012208
OCLC Number: 52779981
Notes: Bibliography of Theobald Smith, 1880-1934: p. [559]-584.
Description: xii, 691 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 26 cm
Contents: Heritage and early years --
Above Cayuga's waters: undergraduate life at Cornell --
Medical school training and initial work at the U.S. Bureau of Animal Industry --
Courtship, marriage and early family life --
Hog cholera and swine plague --
Texas (southern) cattle fever --
Miscellaneous researches at the B.A.I.-Leaving the B.A.I. --
Beginnings in Boston and first European tour --
In the service of Massachusetts and Harvard (1896-1903) --
Bovine tuberculosis --
Malaria and sanitation --
Establishment of the Rockefeller Institute for medical research, and Europe revisited --
The new antitoxin and vaccine laboratory; ehrlich and diphtheria researches; the "Theobald Smith phenomenon" --
The Harvard Medical Center, Theobald Smith's Harvard connection --
The Anaconda suit; trips to Anaconda and Butte, Montana (1906-1907) --
Public heath, preventive medicine, and laboratory research-attempted immunization of cattle against tuberculosis --
Change of Harvard presidents, and the Darwin Centenary --
Visiting professor at Berlin --
Disenchantment with Harvard-Rockefeller Institute appointment --
Farewell Harvard and Jamaica plain --
The choice of Princeton-improvisations and expedients --
Growing pains-wartime frustrations --
Administrative tensions-research starvation --
Lectures de profundis-researches on Bovine contagious abortion --
Last European journal; bacillus abortus and bacillus melitensis; continuing researches and publications --
Final years at the Rockefeller Institute, and retirement --
And so to all must end.
Other Titles: Theobald Smith, microbiologist
Responsibility: Claude E. Dolman and Richard J. Wolfe.
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