A Woman Engineer

December 19, 1903

Summary

A Woman Engineer”: “Miss Nora Stanton Blatch” is the only woman to graduate “Cornell University” with an engineering degree.

Transcription

A Woman Engineer
Miss Nora Stanton Blatch entered the Cornell university to take a course of instruction in engineering. She was the only woman graduate who made a study of this subject and so thorough was her training that it included forge work. She actually took her place at one of the college blacksmith’s 20 forges.
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Location on Page

Lower Left Quadrant

Topic

Contributed By

Rose Williams

Citation

“A Woman Engineer,” Black Virginia: The Richmond Planet, 1894-1909, accessed June 24, 2018, https://blackvirginia.richmond.edu/items/show/1461.