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Cornelia Maria Clapp (1849-1934), sitting at desk

Scott, Julian P
Cornelia Maria Clapp (1849-1934), sitting at desk
Ichthyologist Cornelia Maria Clapp (1849-1934) earned both the first (Syracuse, 1889) and second (Chicago, 1896) biology doctorates awarded to women in the United States. She spent most of her career as professor of biology at Mount Holyoke College and, every summer, continued her research on fish development at the Marine Biological Laboratory at Woods Hole
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Acc. 90-105 - Science Service, Records, 1920s-1970s, Smithsonian Institution Archives
Women scientists, Ichthyology, Biology
Clapp, Cornelia M (Cornelia Maria) 1849-1935, University of Chicago, Syracuse University, Mount Holyoke College, Marine Biological Laboratory (Woods Hole, Mass.)
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SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-0111]
Full Record:!siarchives&uri=full=3100001~!290638~!0#focus
Cornelia Maria Clapp (1849-1934), sitting at desk, Smithsonian Institution Archives, SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-0111].

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