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date: 18 April 2021

Atlee, Washington Lemuellocked

(22 February 1808–06 September 1878)
  • Monique Bourque


Atlee, Washington Lemuel (22 February 1808–06 September 1878), physician and surgeon, was born in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, the son of Colonel William Pitt Atlee and Sarah Light. After an unsuccessful apprenticeship in a dry-goods store, he went at age sixteen to study medicine with his brother, ...

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