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Darwin Correspondence Project

Samuel Leonard Abbot

1818–1904

American physician and ornithologist. Graduated from Harvard College medical school. An important physician in the early years of Massachusetts General Hospital. Corresponding and honorary secretary of the Boston Society for Natural History, 1839–1904. Member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.

Sources

Boston Medical and Surgical Journal 151 (1904): 1

Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural History 32 (1904): 120.

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