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Kilham, Lawrence, 1910-2000



  • Existence: 1910 - 2000

Lawrence Kilham was born on August 10, 1910 in Brookline, Massachusetts. He received a BA degree from Harvard University in 1932, and MA degree in 1935 and an MD from Harvard Medical School in 1940. During World War II he served in field hospitals under General Patton. After the war he returned to graduate school doing virology research and teaching epidemiology. From 1949 to 1960, he worked at a research virologist. He joined the faculty at Dartmouth Medical School in 1961, where he remained until his retirement in 1978. Kilham died in 2000.

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Lawrence Kilham typescript

Stefansson Mss-210
Identifier: Mss-210
Overview Lawrence Kilham (1910-2000), epidemiologist. Consist of a bound carbon copy typescript of a journal of a biologist participating in a 1933 expedition to Greenland.