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Rachel Lloyd

Rachel Lloyd

Article: “Rachel Lloyd, PD. Pioneering Woman in Chemistry,” American Chemical Society, October 2014. Creese, Mary R. and Thomas M. Creese. “Rachel Lloyd: Early Nebraska Chemist,”Bull.Hist.Chem 17/18 1995, pgs. 9-14. Books: Kass-Simon, G., Patricia Farnes, and Deborah Nash. 1993. Women of Science: Righting the Record. Bloomington: Indiana University Press. Ogilvie, Marilyn Bailey, and Joy Dorothy Harvey. […]

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Alice Augusta Ball

Alice Augusta Ball

Books: Brown, Jeannette E. 2012. African American Women Chemists. New York: Oxford University Press. Guttman, D. Molentia, and Ernest Golden. 2011. African Americans in Hawai’i. Charleston, South Carolina: Arcadia Publishing. Websites: Alice Augusta Ball Young Chemist Gave Hope to Millions – ChemMatter [ChemHistory], February 2007. Collins, Sibrina Nichelle. “Alice Augusta Ball:  Chemical Drug Pioneer,” UNDARK, […]

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Darshan Ranganathan

Darshan Ranganathan

Name: Darshan Ranganathan Date: June 4, 1941 – June 4, 2001 Nationality: Indian (India) Career: Organic Chemist Note: Known for her work in bio-organic chemistry, including “pioneering work in protein folding.” Article: Ranganathan, Darshan (1996). “Design and synthesis of self-assembling peptides.” Pure and Applied Chemistry. Vol.68, No. 3, pgs. 671–674. “Darshan Ranganathan: A Tribute,”  Current […]

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Josephine Silone Yates

Josephine Silone Yates

Articles: The Crisis, November 1912, Vol.5, No.1 p.16 Books: Aldridge, Jerry, and Lois McFadyen Christensen. 2013. Stealing from the mother: the marginalization of women in education and psychology from 1900-2010. Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield Education. Boers, David. 2008. History of American education. New York: Peter Lang. Brown, Jeannette E. 2012. African American women chemists. […]

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Irène Joliot-Curie

Irène Joliot-Curie

Books: Leroy, Francis. 2003. A Century of Nobel Prizes Recipients: Chemistry, Physics, and Medicine. New York: Marcel Dekker. Oakes, Elizabeth H. 2007. Encyclopedia of World Scientists. New York: Facts on File. Oakes, Elizabeth H. 2002. A to Z of STS Scientists. New York: Facts On File. Wayne, Tiffany K., Martha J. Bailey, and Martha J. […]

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