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EBERS, Georg Maurice (1837 - 1898), Egyptologist and novelist; Professor’s Chair in Egyptology in the University of Jena and Leipzic; Member of the Royal Academy, Munich

Convention between Saxe-Altenburg, Saxe-Coburg-Gotha, Saxe-Meiningen and Saxe-Weimar respecting Regulations for the Medical Examinations at the University of Jena, signed at Meiningen/Weimar/Altenburg/Gotha, 26/28/29 September/4 October 1901

Convention between Saxe-Altenburg, Saxe-Coburg-Gotha, Saxe-Meiningen and Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach for the Suppression of the Tax Exemptions of the University of Jena etc., signed at Altenburg/Gotha/Meiningen/Weimar, 11 December 1901

LOXDALE, Hugh David (born 1950), Editor-in-Chief, Brambleby Books (UK) Ltd, since 2012; Professor of Ecology, Institute of Ecology, Friedrich Schiller University and Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology, Jena, Germany, 2009–11 (Senior Research Fellow in Entomology, 2006–09)

MINOT, Charles Sedgwick (1852 - 1914), James Stillman Professor of Comparative Anatomy, and Director of the Anatomical Laboratories, Harvard Medical School, Boston, from 1905; Harvard Exchange Professor at the Universities of Berlin and Jena, 1912–13

SAUTER, George (1866 - 1937), painter; Commander of the Order of Francis Joseph, Austria; Knight of the Order of St Michael, 4th Class, Bavaria; Knight of the Order of the Zähringer Lœwe, Baden; Freedom of the Friedrich Schiller University, Jena; Senator of the Deutsche Akademie; Member of Council of the International Society of Sculptors, Painters and Gravers, London; Corresponding Member of the Secession of Vienna and the Société Royale des Beaux Arts, Brussels, etc.; holder of various gold medals from international exhibitions; Silver Medal and Thousand Dollar Prize of the Carnegie Institute, Pittsburgh


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Founded in 1558 by Johann Friedrich der Großmütige, Elector of Saxony (1503–54). The discrepancy between the dates of the Elector's death and the foundation is explained by a delay, occasioned ...

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