Dr. Albert Barnes Invents the Antiseptic Argyrol

on April 5, 2009

Dr. Albert Barnes, who with Herman Hille invented the antiseptic Argyrol in 1902, was a noted art collector. In 1922, he established the Barnes Foundation in Lower Merion Township (pop. 59,850), where his collection is exhibited and educational courses are offered.

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