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The teaching staff of 1885

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One of the teachers was called Carl Grob. (Back, second from the right? Or first from the left?)
Some students adored him, while for others he was a bogeyman:

To the student Jacob Burckhardt, who later became a diplomat and historian, his “gaunt figure, shrouded in a faded, stained frock coat” and his “deathly pale face, marked by furious asceticism, containing small, piercing eyes” were so terrifying that they haunted his dreams.