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October 1, 1898

Philippe Pinel of France: Science, Philosophy, Courage, Humanity, all in one person.

JAMA. 1898;XXXI(14):807. doi:10.1001/jama.1898.02450140061032

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The life story of the great Pinel, who struck the chains from the unfortunate at Salpètrière, is well shown. The frontispiece of this pamphlet is a photograph from the painting by Robert Fleury of Pinel's visit to the Salpètrière.

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