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Nellie A. Brown (1876-1956)

Nellie A. Brown (1876-1956)
Brown, Nellie Adalesa
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A plant pathologist, Nellie A. Brown (1876-1956) was a member of Torrey Botanical Club while doing postgraduate work at University of California. She began working for U.S. Department of Agriculture, Bureau of Plant Industry, in the 1910s, and conducted research there for 35 years. With C.O. Townsend, she was co-discoverer of the organism responsible for crown gall.
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Acc. 90-105 - Science Service, Records, 1920s-1970s, Smithsonian Institution Archives
Botany, Plant diseases, Women scientists
Brown, Nellie Adalesa 1876-1956, Townsend, T. O, Torrey Botanical Club, United States Bureau of Plant Industry, University of California (1868-1952)
Black-and-white photographs
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SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2007-0423]
Full Record:!siarchives&uri=full=3100001~!290486~!0#focus
Nellie A. Brown (1876-1956), Smithsonian Institution Archives, SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2007-0423].

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