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English: Gerhard Amauer Hansen, Norwegian bacteriologist who discovered the bacillum for leprosy. Since this photograph was likely taken before 1923 as Hansen died in 1912, it is public domain in the United States.
Date 2005-01-31 (original upload date)
Source Transferred from en.wikipedia; transferred to Commons by User:Magnus Manske using CommonsHelper.
Author Original uploader was Rsabbatini at en.wikipedia
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