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Publisher

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Description

Exhibit highlighting the careers of five women pioneers in the field of science journalism. Features noteworthy female staff members and writers at the nonprofit news organization Science Service during the 1920s who helped changed the view of women in science.

Use Rights Links

http://www.si.edu/termsofuse/

Educational Use

Reading, Research, Visual/Spatial

Learning Resource Type

On-Line

Educational Role

student, teacher

Time required

45 min

Interactivity Type

Expositive

Accessibility Feature

none

Accessibility Hazard

noFlashingHazard, noMotionSimulationHazard, noSoundHazard

Accessibility Control

fullMouseControl

Date created

2006-01-17 00:00:00

Topic

  • Women's history
  • Writing
  • Newspapers
  • Typical age range 12-14
  • Scientific
  • Journalism
  • Typical age range 10-12
  • History
  • Typical age range 8-10
  • Women's History
  • Typical age range 16-18
  • Typical age range 14-16
  • American History
  • Heritage Groups
  • Newspaper
  • Jane Stafford
  • Marjorie Van de Water
  • Frances Densmore
  • Emma Reh Stevenson
  • Marjorie MacDill Breit

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Lesson Plan

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