Catherine Macfarlane (1877-1969)

ID: SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-5682]

Creator: Macfarlane, Catharine

Form/Genre: Black-and-white photographs

Date: 1940s

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

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Summary

Catherine Macfarlane (1877-1969) was a Philadelphia gynecologist and cancer researcher. In 1951, she received a Lasker Clinical Medical Research Award, jointly with Elise Depew Strang L'Esperance, for her work helping to establish cancer treatment centers for women.

Subject

Macfarlane, Catharine 1877-1969

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

Date

  • 1940
  • C. 1940s

Topic

  • Gynecology
  • Women scientists
  • Diseases
  • Gynecology
  • Cancer--Research
  • Women scientists

Form/Genre

Black-and-white photographs

Local number

SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-5682]

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