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American dermatologist and sociologist, born December 19, 1846, Mount Vernon; died March 17, 1913.


  • Venereal memoranda. New York, 1894.
  • Social Diseases and Marriage.
    New York and Philadelphia, 1904.
  • The society of sanitary and moral prophylaxis. New York, 1908.

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