Ingeborg Schmidt (b. 1899)

ID: SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2009-2748]

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Form/Genre: Black-and-white photographs

Date: 1952

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 90-105, Science Service Records, Image No. SIA2009-2748

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Summary

Born in Estonia and trained in medicine in Germany, ophthalmologist Ingeborg Schmidt (b. 1899) did research on color vision. She had worked as a research assistant in Tubingen and Berlin, 1927-1935, and in aviation medicine at the Aeromedical Institute in Berlin, 1935-1945. After immigrating to the United States, Schmidt taught at University of Texas, 1946-1952, Columbia University, 1952-1953, and Indiana University, 1954-1970.

Subject

  • Schmidt, Ingeborg 1899-
  • Aeromedical Institute
  • University of Texas
  • Columbia University
  • Indiana University

Cite as

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 90-105, Science Service Records, Image No. SIA2009-2748

Repository Loc.

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

Date

  • 1952
  • Jul-52

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Topic

  • Medicine
  • Ophthalmology
  • Women scientists

Form/Genre

Black-and-white photographs

Local number

SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2009-2748]

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