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Jesse Lazear, M.D.

1866-1900

 
 
Jesse Lazear, M.D. Marker image. Click for full size.
By Christopher Busta-Peck, March 24, 2008
1. Jesse Lazear, M.D. Marker
Inscription.
Johns Hopkins researcher in Cuba. To find the cause of yellow fever he courageously exposed himself to virus-infected mosquitoes and died of the disease, thereby proving the route of transmission.

 
Erected by Bolton Hill Historic District.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Maryland, Bolton Hill Historic District marker series.
 
Location. 39° 18.412′ N, 76° 37.31′ W. Marker is in Baltimore, Maryland. Marker is on West Lanvale Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 127 West Lanvale Street, Baltimore MD 21217, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Mergenthaler House (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); F. Scott Fitzgerald (about 400 feet away); Ernest Stebbins, M.D. (about 500 feet away); Florence Rena Sabin, M.D. (about 500 feet away); Edith Hamilton (about 500 feet away); William Edwards Stevenson (about 600 feet away); Family and Children’s Services of Central Maryland (about 600 feet away); Mount Royal Station (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Baltimore.
 
Also see . . .  Biography of Lazear from the University of Virginia
Jesse Lazear house image. Click for full size.
By Christopher Busta-Peck, March 24, 2008
2. Jesse Lazear house
. (Submitted on October 17, 2008, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio.)
 
Categories. Notable PersonsScience & Medicine
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 25, 2008, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio. This page has been viewed 1,229 times since then and 41 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 25, 2008, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio.
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