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Camden in Camden County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Lewis L. Coriell, MD, PhD

1911 - 2001

 
 
Lewis L. Coriell, MD, PhD Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, March 14, 2020
1. Lewis L. Coriell, MD, PhD Marker
Inscription.  Lewis L. Coriell was a charismatic physician, scientist, and humanitarian. He established the critical technology needed to produce the vaccine to eradicate polio, in addition to many other pioneering techniques used in laboratories today. In 1953, Dr. Coriell founded the Coriell Institute for Medical Research in Camden, which maintains the world's most diverse collection of human cells and DNA used for scientific research.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Science & Medicine.
 
Location. 39° 56.354′ N, 75° 6.774′ W. Marker is in Camden, New Jersey, in Camden County. Marker is at the intersection of Haddon Avenue and South 9th Street, on the left when traveling south on Haddon Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 507 Haddon Ave, Camden NJ 08103, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bascom S. Waugh, MD (here, next to this marker); Camden Civil War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Benjamin Franklin Bridge (approx. 0.8 miles away); The Cooper Family (approx. 0.8 miles away); Edward Sharpe House
Lewis L. Coriell, MD, PhD Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, March 14, 2020
2. Lewis L. Coriell, MD, PhD Marker
(approx. 0.8 miles away); Enslaved Africans Once Sold Here (approx. 0.9 miles away); Cooper's Ferry (approx. 0.9 miles away); L-3 Communications (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Camden.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 15, 2020. It was originally submitted on March 15, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 67 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 15, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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