in American National Biography Online
January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Labour and Demographic Economics; Physiology. 1092 words.
Drinker, Cecil Kent (17 March 1887–14 April 1956), physician and industrial health expert, was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the son of Henry Sturgis Drinker, an engineer, lawyer, and...
in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
P ublished online September 2014 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Labour and Demographic Economics; Physiology; Medicine and Health. 1428 words.
Vernon, Horace Middleton (1870–1951), physiologist and industrial health specialist, was born at 12 Denbigh Place, Pimlico, London, on 3 October 1870, the second son and third child of...