Evans, Alice Catherine, 1881-1975

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Evans was a bacteriologist for the Dept. of Agriculture's Dairy Division beginning in 1910. She discovered the transmission of Bacillus abortus through raw milk and was an forceful advocate for pasteurization.

From the description of Alice Catherine Evans papers, 1923-1975. (National Library of Medicine). WorldCat record id: 319126689

From the guide to the Alice C. Evans Papers, 1923-1975, (History of Medicine Division. National Library of Medicine)

Alice C. Evans graduated from Cornell University in 1909 and served as a dairy bacteriologist for the United States Department of Agriculture and for the United States Public Health Service.

From the guide to the Alice Catherine Evans papers, 1908-1965., (Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library)

Bacteriologist.

Alice C. Evans graduated from Cornell University in 1909 and served as a dairy bacteriologist for the United States Department of Agriculture and for the United States Public Health Service.

From the description of Alice Catherine Evans papers, 1908-1965. (Cornell University Library). WorldCat record id: 64074350

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associatedWith Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947. person
associatedWith De Kruif, Paul, 1890-1971. person
associatedWith Dressler, Marie, 1873-1934 person
associatedWith Dressler, Marie, 1873-1934. person
associatedWith Inter-American Congresses on Brucellosis. corporateBody
associatedWith International Congress for Microbiology. corporateBody
associatedWith McCollum, Elmer Verner, b. 1879. person
associatedWith Moore, Veranus A. (Veranus Alva), 1859-1931. person
associatedWith Morgenthau, Henry, 1891-1967. person
associatedWith Schick, Béla, 1877- person
associatedWith Schick, Béla, 1877-1967. person
associatedWith Smith, Theobald, 1859-1934. person
associatedWith Terry, Luther L. (Luther Leonidas), 1911- person
associatedWith United States. Dept. of Agriculture. corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Public Health Service. corporateBody
associatedWith Van Rensselaer, Martha, 1864-1932. person
associatedWith Zinsser, Hans, 1878-1940. person
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Milk--Bacteriology
Women reformers
Dairy microbiology
Cattle--Diseases
Women
Women scientists
Dairying
Dairy processing
Dairy bacteriology
Milk
Milk hygiene
Bacteriology
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Birth 1881-01-29

Death 1975-09-05

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