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Divided paths, common ground the story of Mary Matthews and Lella Gaddis, pioneering Purdue women who introduced science into the home by Angie Klink

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Published by Purdue University Press in West Lafayette, Indiana .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Home economics,
  • Purdue University,
  • Study and teaching (Higher),
  • Women deans (Education),
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Educators,
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Women,
  • Faculty,
  • HISTORY / United States / State & Local / Midwest (IA, IL, IN, KS, MI, MN, MO, ND, NE, OH, SD, WI),
  • Biography,
  • History

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementAngie Klink
SeriesFounders series
Classifications
LC ClassificationsLD4672 .K55 2011
The Physical Object
Pagination247 p. ;
Number of Pages247
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24917476M
ISBN 109781557535917
LC Control Number2011001716

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