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Person: Samuel D. Gross
Samuel D. Gross
Alexander Stirling Calder,
* Statue of Samuel D. Gross
* standing person
* The inscription is almost completely worn away
American physicians have erected this statue to commemorate the great deeds of a man who made such an impress upon American surgery that it has served to dignify American medicine.
* On the campus of Thomas Jefferson University.
South side of Walnut between 10th and 11th behind the building which faces Walnut..
* 39.948060,-75.158275 [map]
* On the Jefferson Center City Campus tour
* Exhibits: Medical
* See also:
+wikipedia.org's Alexander Stirling Calder page
+Thomas Jefferson University
+wikipedia.org's Samuel D. Gross page