Mary Lura Sherrill (1888-1968)

ID: SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2009-3297]

Creator: Sherrill, Mary Lura 1888-1968

Form/Genre: Black-and-white photographs

Date: 1947

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

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Summary

Mary Lura Sherrill (1888-1968) was head of the department of chemistry, Mount Holyoke College and, in 1947, had just received the Francis P. Garvan Medal. She had attended Randolph-Macon College (A.B., 1909) and University of Chicago (Ph.D., 1923) and taught briefly at Randolph-Macon before joining the faculty at Mt. Holyoke College in 1921, where she taught until 1954.

Subject

  • Sherrill, Mary Lura 1888-1968
  • Mount Holyoke College
  • Randolph-Macon College
  • University of Chicago

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

1947

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

  • Chemistry
  • Women scientists

Form/Genre

Black-and-white photographs

Local number

SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2009-3297]