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Marion A. Blankenhorn Papers 1916-1918
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Biographical Note

Cincinnati-born, Blankenhorn received his M.D. from Western Reserve in 1914. Prior to World War I, he was an intern and resident physician at Lakeside Hospital in Cleveland. He joined Base Hospital No. 4 when it was formed at Lakeside Hospital in 1917. In 1935 he became director of the Medical Department at Cincinnati General Hospital. Hepatic and blood diseases, and deficiency diseases were his primary area of interest.