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RE: Women in Paleo
Dear Kelly Milner Halls
Please put your e-mail address within the body of the message so we can
respond to you directly. I have information on polish and czech
paleontologists who are women.
Scott Moody, Ohio University
To: Multiple recipients of list
Subject: Women in Paleo
Date: Sunday, July 02, 1995 1:50PM
I am currently working on an article for young readers on women in
paleontology that might eventually develop into a book project (I hope).
I will begin with the fact that even Roy Chapman Andrew's early
Mongolian expeditions included women...Andrew's wife and the wives of
other "diggers" had very practical assignments in the field. I will try
to trace other early female paleo minds and what challenges they might
have had to overcome as women, and wrap it up by profiling some of the
finest women paleontologists working today.
The idea is to encourage girls to pursue their interests in science. If
anyone has personal knowledge of historic women in paleo or could
suggest outstanding current female scientists, I would be most grateful
for the lead.
Kelly Milner Halls