Original Author: President and Secretary General of the Société Royale de Médecine Publique de Belgique
Created: August 21, 1881
Medium: Lithographed certificate
Société Royale de Médecine Publique de Belgique. Diplome
This certificate issued on August 21, 1881, by the Société Royale de Médecine Publique de Belgique recognizes J. L. Cabell's groundbreaking work in public health. Cabell was then serving as the president of the National Board of Health in the United States.
Citation: James Cabell Diplomas, 1831–1882. Accession #7128. Special Collections, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Va.