Howe, Lucien, 1848-1928

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Noted opthamologist and founder of the Buffalo Eye and Ear Infirmary. Elected president of the American Opthamological Society in 1918; responsible for legislation combating eye disease in children.

From the description of Viennese relief correspondence, 1895 Feb. 6-1920 Dec. 17 (bulk 1920 Mar. 21-Dec. 17). (Buffalo History Museum). WorldCat record id: 33310870

Howe, an ophthalmologist, was founder of the Buffalo Eye and Ear Infirmary (1876), author of the New York State Howe Law that first made prophylaxis of the eyes of the newborn compulsory, author of a standard text on ocular muscles, and donor-in-chief and first director of the Howe Laboratory of Ophthalmology at Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary.

From the description of Lucien Howe papers, 1892-1940 (inclusive), 1907-1931 (bulk). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612366968

From the description of Lucien Howe additional papers, 1907-1929. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612800460

From the guide to the Lucien Howe additional papers, 1907-1929., (Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard)

Howe, an ophthalmologist, was founder of the Buffalo Eye and Ear Infirmary (1876), author of the New York State Howe Law which first made prophylaxis of the eyes of the newborn compulsory, author of a standard text on ocular muscles, and donor-in-chief and first director of the Howe Laboratory of Ophthalmology at Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary.

From the guide to the Lucien Howe papers, 1892-1940 (inclusive), 1907-1931 (bulk)., (Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University)

Howe was founder of the Buffalo Eye and Ear Infirmary (1876), author of the New York State Howe Law which first made prophylaxis of the eyes of the newborn compulsory, author of a standard text on ocular muscles, and donor-in-chief and first director of the Howe Laboratory of Ophthalmology at Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary.

From the description of Papers of Lucien Howe, 1874-1929 (inclusive). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122591925

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creatorOf Howe, Lucien, 1848-1928. Papers of Lucien Howe, 1874-1929 (inclusive). Harvard University, Lucien Howe Library of Ophthalmology
creatorOf Howe, Lucien, 1848-1928. Lucien Howe papers, 1892-1940 (inclusive), 1907-1931 (bulk). Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Howe, Lucien, 1848-1928. Papers mainly ophthalmological : [collection of articles assembled by the Buffalo Public Library]. Buffalo and Erie County Public Library, Central (downtown Buffalo)
creatorOf Lucien Howe papers, 1892-1940 (inclusive), 1907-1931 (bulk). Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
referencedIn Papers, 1888-1964 Harvard Law School Library, Harvard University.
creatorOf Howe, Lucien, 1848-1928. Ophthalmology : [collection of offprints and reprints assembled by the Barlow Medical Library]. University of California, Los Angeles
referencedIn Eugenics Record Office. Papers, 1670-1964. American Philosophical Society Library
creatorOf Welsh, Herbert, 1851-1941. Correspondence, on the Miles report, 1903. University of Michigan
referencedIn General information about gifts to Harvard from Lucien Howe. Harvard University, Archives
creatorOf Howe, Lucien, 1848-1928. Lucien Howe additional papers, 1907-1929. Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Howe, Lucien, 1848-1928. Papers on ophthalmological instruments and methods : [collection of articles assembled by the Buffalo Public Library]. Buffalo and Erie County Public Library, Central (downtown Buffalo)
creatorOf Howe, Lucien, 1848-1928. Papers on the eye and its diseases : [collection of articles assembled by the Buffalo Public Library]. Buffalo and Erie County Public Library, Central (downtown Buffalo)
referencedIn William B. Provine collection of evolutionary biology reprints, 20th century. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
creatorOf Howe, Lucien, 1848-1928. Papers on cocaine : [collection of offprints and reprints assembled by the Buffalo Public Library]. Buffalo and Erie County Public Library, Central (downtown Buffalo)
creatorOf Howe, Lucien, 1848-1928. Papers on blindness and its prevention : [collection of articles assembled by the Buffalo Public Library]. Buffalo and Erie County Public Library, Central (downtown Buffalo)
referencedIn Immigration Restriction League (U.S.) records, 1893-1921. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
creatorOf Howe, Lucien, 1848-1928. Viennese relief correspondence, 1895 Feb. 6-1920 Dec. 17 (bulk 1920 Mar. 21-Dec. 17). Buffalo History Museum, Research Library
creatorOf Lucien Howe additional papers, 1907-1929. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
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Place Name Admin Code Country
Austria--Vienna
New York (State)--Buffalo
New York (State)--Buffalo
Austria
New York (State)--Buffalo
New York (State)--Buffalo
Subject
Ophthalmology
Cocaine
Medical laboratories
World War, 1914-1918--Civilian relief
Physicians
Ophthalmology--Equipment and supplies
Blindness
Occupation
Ophthalmologists
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Birth 1848-09-18

Death 1928-12-27

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