McClellan, George

McClellan, George

(1796–1847) surgeon; born in Woodstock, Conn. (father of George Brinton McClellan). A brilliant teacher and surgeon in Philadelphia, he founded Jefferson Medical College (1825) with much dissent from the University of Pennsylvania. The trustees dissolved the faculty in 1839, so he left and founded the medical college of Pennsylvania College (Gettysburg, Pa.).
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History appears poised to confirm that the decision to invade Iraq was a serious strategic blunder" - Scott McClellan, George Bush's former spokesman.
Scott McClellan, George Bush's former spokesman "They are not being nice to the Dalai Lama, who is a good friend of mine"