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title:

Luther Dana Waterman

image number:

P0033115

description:

In 1915, Waterman turned over property worth $100,000 to Indiana University. The proceeds from the property were to be "...devoted to the establishment and permanent maintenance of an Institute for Scientific Research." On June 10, 1916 the IU Board of Trustees approved the creation of a department at Indiana University titled the "Luther Dana Waterman Institute." During the Civil War, Waterman was a Surgeon and/or Medical Director with various outfits.

date taken:

Circa 1915 ?

personal name:

Waterman, Luther Dana

corporate name:

Medicine, School of

corporate name:

Waterman Institute, Luther Dana

topic:

Medicine

topic:

Research

topic:

Portraits

topic:

Physicians

topic:

Civil War, U.S.

series:

Individuals

subseries:

Waterman, Luther Dana