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Hinton, William Augustuslocked

(15 December 1883–08 August 1959)
  • Robert C. Hayden

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Hinton, William Augustus (15 December 1883–08 August 1959), physician and clinical pathologist, was born in Chicago, Illinois, the son of Augustus Hinton, a railroad porter, and Marie Clark; both parents were former slaves. His formal education was completed in Kansas City, Kansas, where his parents moved before his first birthday. After attending the University of Kansas from 1900 to 1902, he transferred to Harvard College, where he received a B.S. in 1905....

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