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Charles Van Vleck
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TitleCharles Van Vleck
AbstractBiographical sketch of Charles Van Vleck, "founder" of the method of "organotherapy," a treatment of for the "mentally deficient, through the use of animal gland extracts." Born in New York in 1858 and coming to Kansas City in 1885 as a traveling salesman, later organizing the E. P. Dresser Soap Company in 1901 and then the Purity Manufacturing Company before founding his organotherapy business.
AuthorCarrie Westlake Whitney
SourceKansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908
LocationMVSC Q 977.8411 W61
Local SubjectVan Vleck, Charles H.
Soap Manufacturers
Item TypeBook
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Item ID122410
CONTENTdm number10688
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