Blumenbach, Johann Friedrich, 1752-1840

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German industrialist and physiologist; originator of the Science of Physical Anthropology

From the guide to the Johann Friedrich Blumenbach letter to John Sullivan, 1828, (The New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division.)

Johann Friedrich Blumenbach (1752-1840) was a German physician, anthropologist, and natural historian.

From the guide to the Johann Friedrich Blumenbach Lecture Transcripts, 1804-1805, (Special and Area Studies Collections, George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida)

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referencedIn Wellcome Historical Medical Society selected letters, 1731-1871, relating to American medicine, 1731-1871 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Blumenbach, Johann Friedrich, 1752-1840. Vorlesungen über Physiologie : manuscript, [1805]. Texas Christian University
creatorOf Johann Friedrich Blumenbach Lecture Transcripts, 1804-1805 Special and Area Studies Collections, George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida
creatorOf Heyne, Christian Gottlob, 1729-1812. Note, [n.p., n.d.], to Blumenbach, [n.p.]. Dartmouth College Library
referencedIn Edwad Everett letter book, 1818-1819. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Miscellaneous Manuscripts Collection, 1668-1983, Bulk, 1750-1850, 1668-1983 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Niedersächsische Staats-und Universitätsbibliothek Göttingen letters and documents, 1787-1888, 1787-1888 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Tardieu, Ambroise,. Copperplate engraved portrait of Johann Friedrich Blumenbach, ca. 1800. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn William John Hamilton Papers, 1825-1828, 1825-1828 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Blumenbach, Johann Friedrich, 1752-1840. Letters. Smithsonian Institution. Libraries
referencedIn Wied, Maximilian, Prinz von, 1782-1867. Letter : Neuwied [Germany], to H.L. Brönner, 1818 July 10. Newberry Library
creatorOf Blumenbach, Johann Friedrich, 1752-1840. Letter, 1817 October 20, Göttingen, to Elizabeth Ticknor, Boston. Dartmouth College Library
creatorOf Everett, Edward, 1794-1865. Letter book, 1818-1819. Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von, 1749-1832. Letter, 1814 May 17, [n.p.], to Frau Gevatterin, Göttingen. Dartmouth College Library
referencedIn Wellcome Historical Medical Society. Selected letters, 1731-1871, relating to American medicine. American Philosophical Society Library
referencedIn Niedersächsische Staats- und Universitätsbibliothek Göttingen. Letters and documents, 1787-1888. American Philosophical Society Library
referencedIn Houghton Library printed book provenance file, A-D. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Hamilton, William John, 1805-1867. Letters, 1825-1828. American Philosophical Society Library
creatorOf Johann Friedrich Blumenbach letter to John Sullivan, 1828 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf Blumenbach, Johann Friedrich, 1752-1840. Letters, [n.d., n.p.], to George Ticknor, Paris. Dartmouth College Library
referencedIn Letters of scientists, 1655-1973. American Philosophical Society Library
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associatedWith Darlington, William, 1782-1863 person
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associatedWith Edison, Thomas A., (Thomas Alva), 1847-1931 person
associatedWith Einstein, Albert, 1879-1955 person
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associatedWith Greeley, Horace, 1811-1872 person
associatedWith Hamilton, William John, 1805-1867. person
associatedWith Hamilton, William Richard, 1777-1858 person
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associatedWith Heyne, Christian Gottlob, 1729-1812. person
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associatedWith Luc, J. A. de (Jean André), 1727-1817. person
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associatedWith Poinsett, Joel Roberts, 1779-1851 person
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associatedWith Schoolcraft, Henry Rowe, 1793-1864 person
associatedWith Seybert, Adam, 1773-1825 person
associatedWith Sparks, Jared, 1789-1866 person
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associatedWith Sully, Thomas, 1783-1872 person
associatedWith Tardieu, Ambroise, person
associatedWith Thomson, Charles, 1729-1824 person
associatedWith Ticknor, Elizabeth Billings Curtis. person
associatedWith Ticknor, George, 1791-1871. person
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associatedWith Waterton, Charles, 1782-1865 person
associatedWith Wayne, Anthony person
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associatedWith Wied, Maximilian, Prinz von, 1782-1867. person
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Manuscripts--German
Physiology--Study and teaching
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Birth 1752-05-11

Death 1840-01-22

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French,

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