B. Waterhouse. M.D.Professor of the Theory and Practice of Medicine.
[n.d., c. 1805].
Engraving with large margins. Platemark: 150 x 95mm. (6 x 3¾").
A portrait, in oval, of Benjamin Waterhouse (1754 - 1846). Waterhouse was a physician, co-founder and professor of Harvard Medical School. He is most well known for being the first doctor to test the smallpox vaccine in the United States, which he carried out on his own family.
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