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Group photograph of members of first plant physiology class held at Homewood

Circa 1909
Johns Hopkins University, Sheridan Libraries, Ferdinand Hamburger University Archives photograph collection, item 05244

Pictured are Louis J. Rettger, Lester Whyland Sharp, William Henry Brown, William Dana Hoyt, Duncan Starr Johnson, Frederick Harvey Blodgett, Charles Sylvester Ridgway, and William Ralph Jones.

Group photograph of members of first plant physiology class held at Homewood

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