in American National Biography Online
January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Publishing; Literary Studies (Plays and Playwrights); Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Medicine and Health; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers). 1508 words.
Smith, Elihu Hubbard (04 September 1771–19 September 1798), medical practitioner, man of letters, and founder of the first national American medical journal, was born in Litchfield,...