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American pathologist, born November 12, 1862, Cleveland, Ohio; died 1941.


  • Pathological Technique : a practical manual for workers in pathological histology and bacteriology : including directions for the performance of autopsies and for clinical diagnosis by laboratory methods.
    With James Homer Wright. Philadelphia and London, 1897; 8th edition, 1924.
    This book was pre-eminent in the English-speaking world and a major force in improving staining techniques and stain standardisation.
  • The principles of pathological histology. Philadelphia and London, 1914.

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