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Margaret Mann Lesley (1891-1988)

Margaret Mann Lesley (1891-1988)
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Geneticist and cytologist Margaret Mann Lesley (1891-1988) earned a Ph.D. from University of California in 1921 and worked primarily at the Department of Horticulture, University of California Citrus Experiment Station, Riverside, California; she published extensively with her husband James W. Lesley (1888-1982) on tomato breeding and genetics. She was known for her cytological analyses.
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Acc. 90-105 - Science Service, Records, 1920s-1970s, Smithsonian Institution Archives
Women scientists
Black-and-white photographs
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SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-5268]
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Margaret Mann Lesley (1891-1988), Smithsonian Institution Archives, SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-5268].

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