Winifred Phillips Hathaway (1870?-1954)

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

Creator: Hathaway, Winifred

Form/Genre: Black-and-White Prints

Date: 1937

Citation: Acc. 90-105 - Science Service, Records, 1920s-1970s, Smithsonian Institution Archives

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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

Cite as

Acc. 90-105 - Science Service, Records, 1920s-1970s, Smithsonian Institution Archives

Repository Loc.

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

Date

1937

Restrictions & Rights

All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by the Smithsonian Institution Archives. Contact SIA Reference Staff for further information (email OSIAREF@si.edu)

Topic

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

Form/Genre

Black-and-White Prints

Local number

SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-3553]