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Women in science--United States

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

Association for Women Geoscientists records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0286
Scope and Content This collection (1975-2008) contains records related to the administration of the Association for Women Geoscientists (AWG). The records include administrative records, financial records, printed materials, photographs and oversize material that document AWG general operations, meetings, presentations, and chapter activities.The administrative records include a constitution and by-laws, committee records, meeting minutes and programs, reports, agendas, chapter records and...
Dates: 1975-2008

Beatrice M. Bruner Dowd papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 21/7/117
Scope and Content

The collection (1900-1994, undated) contains correspondence, course notes and papers, materials related to her professional career, news clippings, publications, and ephemeral materials. The collection also has materials related to Dowd’s time at Iowa State including concert and VEISHEA programs, certificates, and memorabilia.

Dates: 1900-1994, undated

Bernice K. Watt papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0271
Scope and Content The collection (1910-1984) contains documents from Watt’s career as a food nutritionist at the U.S. Department of Agriculture. She spent her entire professional life working for the USDA and published over seventy journal articles that evaluate the nutritional context of over 3,000 foods. The data from her research are used as a standard of reference in not only the United States, but many areas of the world. Watt’s dedication to science is proven by the number of the field’s top awards she...
Dates: 1910-1984

Darleane C. Hoffman papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 21/7/100
Scope and Content

This collection (1947-2011, undated) contains biographical information, resumes, research notebooks, correspondence, published materials, appointment books, and calendars. The papers document the career of Hoffman, focusing on her Iowa State University and Ames Laboratory years and her professional commitments in her current positions.

Dates: 1938-2011, undated

Evelyn J. Weber papers

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 32792029528480]
Identifier: MS-0273
Scope and Content This collection (1928-1994, undated) contains reminiscences, a newspaper clipping, photographs, and journal article reprints. The reminiscence, written by Dr. Weber in 1943, details her childhood and includes 11 photographs of her home, family, and friends. The newspaper clipping (photocopy) notes a tea held by Sigma Delta Epsilon (graduate women’s science fraternity) and includes a photograph of Dr. Weber. Other photographs (4) of Dr. Weber are also included in...
Dates: 1928-1994, undated

Hannah Haines teacher's notebooks

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 32792029562851]
Identifier: MS-0731
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of 2 notebooks documenting lessons in natural science and penmanship as well as student assessment.

Dates: 1836-1837

Helen E. Clark papers

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 32792029514662]
Identifier: MS-0295
Scope and Content The collection (1939-1995, undated) contains biographical information, a reminiscence, correspondence, published articles, clippings, photographs, certificates, and diplomas. The papers include correspondence and other information concerning Clark’s career and her numerous awards, including the Borden Award and Schleman Award. The core of the collection is published materials which document the results of Clark’s research. Included are numerous articles detailing...
Dates: 1939-1995, undated

Professional Women in ANS (American Nuclear Society) Committee records

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 32792029514407]
Identifier: MS-0289
Scope and Content This collection (1978-1994) contains agendas, minutes, brochures, articles, and reports. The agendas and minutes provide continuing documentation of the Committee and include discussions of projects, committee assignments, and public relations. There are also a number of materials concerning the Committee’s development of a mentoring program. This series includes notes on mentoring, names of participants, and a booklet titled, "Careers for Women in Nuclear Science and Technology." There is...
Dates: 1978-1994