Reference numberNLB/11/387
Alternative reference numberNLB/11 p182
TitleCopy letter from Joseph Lister, to Professor Caspar Neumann, Leipsic
Date20 June 1895
DescriptionLister communicates the Society's sincere condolences on the death of Professor Dr F Neumann. The Society loose one of their most distinguished Foreign Members and one of the select few to whom they were able to afford their highest honour; the Copley Medal.
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NA8069Lister; Joseph (1827 - 1912); 1st Baron Lister of Lyme Regis; surgeon and pioneer of antiseptic surgery1827 - 1912
NA6551Neumann; Franz Ernst (1798 - 1895)1798 - 1895
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