Alumni Oxonienses: the Members of the University of Oxford, 1715-1886/Holmes, Oliver Wendell
Holmes, Oliver Wendell; created D.C.L. 30 June, 1886, LL.D. Cambridge and Edinburgh 1886 (son of Rev. Abiel Holmes), M.D. 1835, professor of anatomy and physiology in Dartmouth College 1838-40, and in Harvard College 1847-9, author of the 'Autocrat of the Breakfast-table,' etc.