Death of Louis Pasteur – The Times

PARIS, Sept.  29. 1895

M. Pasteur died yesterday at Garches, near St. Cloud.

The end of the century seems to be bereaving France of all her great men. Thiers, Victor Hugo, Claude Bernard, Renan, and Taine have gone, and the lot now falls on Pasteur.

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Louis Pasteur and the United States : A history

On December 1, 1885, just six months after Louis Pasteur treated his first rabies patient, Joseph Meister, four boys from Newark, New Jersey were bitten by a dog suspected to be rabid. Continue reading “Louis Pasteur and the United States : A history”