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University of Cincinnati. College of Medicine

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Christian R. Holmes Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WC-3
Abstract Christian R. Holmes immigrated to the US from Denmark at age 15 with his parents. After spending his early career as a draughtsman for the railroad, Holmes received his MD from Miami Medical College in 1886 and quickly became an eye, ear, nose and throat specialist. He became Dean of the newly joined Ohio-Miami Medical college at the University of Cincinnati in 1914. In addition, he was instrumental in selecting the current site of the University of Cincinnati's Academic Health Center. The...
Dates: 1801-1940; Majority of material found within 1895-1918