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Annamaria Torriani-Gorini papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0702

Scope and Contents

This collection documents the activities of Annamaria Torriani-Gorini, who was a professor in the Department of Biology at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Materials in the collection span the 1960s-1970s. Among the materials are correspondence, research materials, writings, lecture notes and more. Of interest are materials on women in science and women faculty groups at MIT.


  • Creation: approximately 1940 to 2013


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Annamaria Toriani-Gorini was a professor in the Department of Biology at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).


50.3 Cubic Feet (50 record cartons, 1 manuscript box)

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