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American laryngologist, born November 4, 1865, Pittsburgh; died August 16, 1958, Philadelphia.


  • Tracheo-bronchoscopy, esophagoscopy and gastroscopy.
    St. Louis, The Laryngoscope Company, 1907. First textbook on endoscopy.
  • Peroral Endoscopy and Laryngeal Surgery.
    St. Louis, The Laryngoscope Company, 1915.
    3rd edition, Philadelphia, W. B. Saunders Company, 1934.
  • Malignant diseases of the epiglottis.
    In: Peroral Endoscopy and Laryngeal Surgery, 1915: 438-439.
  • Endothelioma of the right bronchus removed by peroral bronchoscopy.
    The American Journal of the Medical Sciences, Philadelphia, 1917, 153: 371-375.
    First reported case.
  • Bronchoscopy and esophagoscopy. A manual of peroral endoscopy and laryngeal surgery. Philadelphia and London : W. B. Saunders, 1922. 346 pages. A textbook.
  • Foreign bodies in the air and food passages : Charted experience in cases from no. 631 to no. 1155 at the Brochoscopic Clinic. 1923
  • Bronchoscopy and esophagoscopy; a manual of peroral endoscopy and laryngeal surgery. Philadelphia and London, W.B. Saunders Co., 1927.
  • The nose, throat and ear, and their diseases.
    Chevalier Jackson and George M. Coates, editors.
    W. B. Saunders Company, Philadelphia and London, 1929. 1177 pages.
  • Bronchoscopie et esophagoscopie. With Chevalier L. Jackson. 1933
  • Bronchoscopy, esophagoscopy and gastroscopy. 3rd edition, 1934.
  • Diseases of the air and food passages of foreign-body origin.
    With Chevalier L. Jackson. Philadelphia, W. B. Saunders Company, 1936.
    One of the most comprehensive treatises on the subject ever published, with a 636 page appendix describing, and in most cases illustrating, 3266 foreign bodies abd how they were removed.
  • The larynx and its diseases. By Chevalier Jackson and Chevalier L. Jackson.
    Philadelphia, W.B. Saunders, 1937. 555 pages.
  • Diseases and injuries of the larynx.
    With Chevalier L. Jackson. 2nd edition, revised and reset. 1942.
  • Diseases of the nose, throat, and ear. 1945.
  • Diseases of the nose, throat, and ear.
    Edited by Chevalier Jackson and Chevalier L. Jackson, with the collaboration of sixty-one outstanding authorities. Philadelphia, Saunders, 1959. 886 pages. Biographical:
  • Isidor Fischer, publisher:
    Biographisches Lexikon der hervorragenden Ärzte der letzten fünfzig Jahre.
    Berlin – Wien, Urban & Schwarzenberg, 1932.
  • Harry Wain (1907-1970):
    The Story Behind the Word. Some Interesting Origins of Medical Terms.
    Springfield, Illinois, Charles C. Thomas, 1958.
  • G. M. Coates:
    Chevalier Jackson, 1865-1958.
    AMA. Archives of Otolaryngology, Chicago, March 1959, 69 (3): 372-374.
  • L. H. Clerf:
    Chevalier Jackson: 1865-1958. Gastroenterology, July 1959, 37 (1): 107-108.
  • Jeremy M. Norman, editor:
    Morton’s Medical Bibliography. An annotated Check-list of Texts Illustrating the History of Medicine (Garrison and Morton). Fifth edition. Scolar Press, 1991. Information was also found on the webpage for Notable Jefferson Alumni of the past: http://jeffline.jefferson.edu/SML/archives/exhibits/notable_alumni/chevalier_jackson.html

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