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Eduard Schwarz

1831–62

Austrian physician and ethnologist. MD, Vienna 1856. Ship’s doctor on the Novara scientific expedition, 1857–9. Took systematic anthropometric measurements (with instruments he invented) of different races encountered on the voyage.

Source

OBL.

Bibliography

OBL: Österreichisches biographisches Lexikon 1815–1950. Edited by Leo Santifaller et al. 12 vols. and 12 fascicles of vol. 13 (A–Wettel, Franz Julius) to date. Vienna: Osterreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften. 1957–.

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