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.
Dr. Albert Barnes Invents the Antiseptic Argyrol
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