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Miriam Elizabeth Simpson (1894-1991)

Subject: Simpson, Miriam E (Miriam Elizabeth) 1894-

       University of California (1868-1952)


Type: Black-and-white photographs


Topic: Anatomy

     Women scientists


Local number: SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2009-3384]


Summary: Miriam Elizabeth Simpson (1894-1991) attended the University of California at Berkeley, earning the A.B. in chemistry in 1915 and the M.A. in 1916. Simpson went on to earn the first Ph.D. in anatomy conferred in the University of California (1921), and a Ph.D. in medicine from Johns Hopkins University. She taught anatomy at the University of California from 1923 to 1961.


Cite as: Acc. 90-105 - Science Service, Records, 1920s-1970s, Smithsonian Institution Archivess


Persistent URL:Link to data base record


Repository:Smithsonian Institution Archives


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Taken on October 12, 2011