Winifred Phillips Hathaway (1870?-1954)

ID: SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-3553]

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Form/Genre: Black-and-white photographs

Date: 1937

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 90-105, Science Service Records, Image No. SIA2008-3553

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Summary

Winifred Phillips Hathaway (1870?-1954), Associate Director, National Society for the Prevention of Blindness, had just received the Leslie Dana Gold Medal at the June 1937 Association for Research in Ophthalmology meeting when this photograph was distributed. A Radcliffe College graduate, Hathaway had earned a masterŒs from CCNY, worked as a teacher and public health researcher, and then during the 1920s began organizing sight-saving courses in schools.

Subject

  • Hathaway, Winifred
  • National Society for the Prevention of Blindness
  • Association for Research in Ophthalmology
  • Radcliffe College

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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 90-105, Science Service Records, Image No. SIA2008-3553

Repository Loc.

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520

Date

1937

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Topic

  • Prevention
  • Blindness
  • Women scientists
  • Blindness--Prevention

Form/Genre

Black-and-white photographs

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SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-3553]

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