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in the way of actual content on Dr.
Benjamin Rush, signer of the
Declaration of Independence and member
of the Constitutional Convention.
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Timeline: Dr. Benjamin
Rush: Writings and
Notes on the Founding
biography of Benjamin Rush, a signer of
the Declaration of Independence, including
a handwriting sample.
Benjamin 1760 (1746-1813) was a physician,
teacher, and man of affairs who played a
dramatic role in the early history of his
Rush and Yellow
on-line history of Dr. Benjamin Rush's
efforts to fight yellow fever in America
in the 1790s, by Bob Arnebeck, with
documents from the period.
Dictionary of UU Biography is a resource
of online biographies of
-- Wikipedia, article on Benjamin
Rush was a prominent Presbyterian doctor
and professor of chemistry in
Philadelphia, and one of the black
community's strongest white
Rush (1744-1813) a signer of the
Declaration of Independence, ... Benjamin
Rush was also called the "Father of Public
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