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Haden, Sir Francis Seymour [pseud. H. Dean]

A. M. Hind.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Prints and Printmaking; Surgery. 1862 words.

Haden, Sir Francis Seymour [pseud. H. Dean] (1818–1910), etcher and surgeon, was born at 62 Sloane Street, London, on 16 September 1818, the son of Charles Thomas Haden (1786–1824), a...

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Heaviside, John

P. E. Kell.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences; Surgery. 866 words.

Heaviside, John (bap. 1748, d. 1828), surgeon and museum proprietor, the son of John Heaviside (c.1717–1787), surgeon, and his wife, Mary Elliott (c.1718–1792), was born in Hatfield,...

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Murray, John

John Fraser.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online September 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Photography and Photographs; Military History; Warfare and Defence; Surgery. 1157 words.

Murray, John (1809–1898), army surgeon and photographer, was born at Blackhouse, Peterhead, Aberdeen, on 3 December 1809, the second son of Alexander Murray, a farmer, and his wife,...

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Otis, George Alexander

Mary C. Gillett.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation, Restoration, and Care of Artworks; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences; Military History; Land Forces and Warfare; Surgery. 1218 words.

Otis, George Alexander (12 November 1830–23 February 1881), U.S. Army medical officer, was born in Boston, Massachusetts, the son of George Alexander Otis, a lawyer, and Anna Maria Hickman....

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Pingo, Henry

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art Forms; Surgery. 3 words.

See Pingo family

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Polypropylene

Overview page. Subjects: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery — Industrial and Commercial Art.

(invented 1954)

Invented by Professor Giulio Natta in Milan, polypropylene was first produced by Montecatini using the trade name Moplen. It is a very strong and versatile material...

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