Mary Elizabeth Bennett Ritter (1860-1949)

ID: SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2009-2300]

Creator: Cooney, Martin J

Form/Genre: Black-and-white photographs

Date: 1946

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

Request permissions Download image Print

Narrow Your Results

Reset

Filter Your Results

Expeditions Information

Close Browse records and papers documenting scientific and collecting expeditions either affiliated with the Smithsonian, or with which Smithsonian researchers participated. Pre-set filters help narrow searches by geographic regions predominantly represented in expedition records.

Smithsonian Secretaries Information

Close Browse records and papers of the Smithsonian Secretaries, from 1846 until today. Pre-set filters help narrow searches by individuals who have held that office.

Professional Societies Information

Close Browse records of professional societies closely associated with the Smithsonian, that focus on areas of scientific research and museum studies. Pre-set filters help narrow searches by major topics and disciplines.
 

Summary

Mary Elizabeth Bennett Ritter (1860-1949) was a physician and the wife of biologist William Emerson Ritter (1856-1944), one of the founders of Science Service. This photograph was published in the Berkeley Daily Gazette on her 87th birthday in 1946.

Creator

Cooney, Martin J

Subject

Ritter, Mary Elizabeth Bennett 1860-1949

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

1946

Topic

  • Women scientists
  • Medicine

Form/Genre

Black-and-white photographs

Local number

SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2009-2300]