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Women engineers.

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Lydia G. Weld papers

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 39080021749293]
Identifier: MC-0570
Scope and Contents of the Collection The Lydia G. Weld papers contain mostly correspondence to and from Lydia Weld, who is also addressed by her family nickname, Rose. The bulk of these letters, which span from her time away at school in the 1890s to her retirement in the 1950s, can be found in the folders titled "Letters to and from Aunt Rose." Correspondence in these folders is mostly personal, sent to and by family and friends around the world. Additional personal correspondence is located in other folders, as it...
Dates: circa 1890-1966

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Oral History Program, Women Scientists and Engineers Oral History Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0086
Scope and Contents of the Collection The collection contains edited transcripts of life history (through 1976/1977) interviews conducted by Shirlee Sherkow of the MIT Oral History Program with nine women scientists and engineers. The interviews explored the women's early home environments, school and research experiences, roles as spouses and parents, and views on problems confronting women scientists and engineers in the workplace. Interviewees were: Mildred Spiewak Dresselhaus, electrical engineer and...
Dates: 1976 - 1977

Society of Women Engineers, records of the MIT section (MITSWE)

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AC-0610
Scope and Contents of the Collection This collection contains records of the Society of Women Engineers student section at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). It includes minutes, membership lists, event documents and promotional material for the society and women in engineering. Records in the collection of the MIT student organization date as early as 1952. As the national organization Society of Women Engineers was founded in 1950, MIT's section is one of the earliest affiliates.
Dates: 1952 - 1999; Majority of material found within 1988 - 1999