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Ruth Colvin Starrett McGuire (1893-1950)

Creator: United States Dept. of Agriculture


Subject: McGuire, Ruth (Colvin) 1893-1950

       Indiana University

       United States Bureau of Plant Industry


Type: Black-and-white photographs


Topic: Plant diseases

     Women scientists



Local number: SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2009-3755]


Summary: Ruth Colvin Starrett McGuire (1893-1950) was a plant pathologist known for her work on sugar cane diseases. She attended Indiana University (A.B., 1914; M.A., 1916) and worked at the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Bureau of Plant Industry from 1919 until at least 1948


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


Persistent URL:Link to data base record


Repository:Smithsonian Institution Archives


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