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Würzburg, Bavaria, Germany — Southern Germany (Scarplands and Alpine Region)
 

Philipp Franz Von Siebold

 
 
Philipp Franz Von Siebold Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, May 28, 2018
1. Philipp Franz Von Siebold Marker
Inscription.  
In diesem Hause wohnte
Philipp Franz Von Siebold
Arzt und Naturforscher
* 1796 in Würzburg
† 1866 in München

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(English translation:)

In this house lived
Philipp Franz Von Siebold
Physician and Naturalist
Born 1796 in Wuerzburg
Died 1866 in Munich

 
Location. 49° 47.943′ N, 9° 56.12′ E. Marker is in Würzburg, Bavaria. Marker is on Bahnhofstrasse just south of Haugerring. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Bahnhofstrasse 9, Würzburg, Bavaria 97070, Germany.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ehem. Hauger Stiftshof / Former Haug Canon House (a few steps from this marker); Hermann Müller-Thurgau (about 210 meters away, measured in a direct line); Wilhelm Röntgen (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Historicher Gedenkpunkt / A Place for Historical Contemplation (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Julius Reichsgraf Von Soden
Philipp Franz Von Siebold Marker - Wide View image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, May 28, 2018
2. Philipp Franz Von Siebold Marker - Wide View
The marker is visible just to the right of the door of the white building.
(approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Würzburg Jewish Deportation Memorial (approx. half a kilometer away); Adolf Eugen Fick (approx. half a kilometer away); Richard Wagner (approx. half a kilometer away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Würzburg.
 
Also see . . .
1. Philipp Franz von Siebold (Wikipedia). "Philipp Franz Balthasar von Siebold (17 February 1796 – 18 October 1866) was a German physician, botanist, and traveler. He achieved prominence by his studies of Japanese flora and fauna and the introduction of Western medicine in Japan. He was the father of the first female Japanese doctor, Kusumoto Ine." (Submitted on June 8, 2018.) 

2. Tribute to Dr. Philipp Franz Balthasar von Siebold (YouTube, 5 min.). (Submitted on June 8, 2018.)
 
Categories. Science & Medicine
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 8, 2018. This page originally submitted on June 8, 2018, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 37 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 8, 2018, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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