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Hall of Honor

Dr. S. Burt Wolbach

Class of 1898
Hall of Honor 1983

Dr. S. Burt Wolbach was a faculty member of Harvard Medical School and Shattuck professor of pathological anatomy.

He discovered the means of transmission of Rocky Mountain spotted fever and received the Polish governmental award, “Commander of the Order of Polonia Restituta” for his research into the cause and transmission of typhus fever.

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