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Call No.: SC 31
Repository: Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University
Creator: Gertrude T. Spitz, 1884-1952
Title: Tributes and awards of Gertrude T. Spitz, 1919-1954
Quantity: .21 linear feet (1/2 file box)
Language of materials: Materials in English.
Abstract: Memorial tributes and awards in honor of Gertrude T. Spitz, Radcliffe College Class of 1907.
Gertrude T. Spitz graduated from Radcliffe in 1907. She served with the Harvard Unit of the British Expeditionary Force in France from 1917 to 1919 under Dr. Richard Cabot. She worked in the laboratory, the wards, the office, and even the mess, and also served as a liaison officer between the commanding officer and the medical staff. After the war, she worked both overseas and in Boston and in 1929, became chief of the Food Clinic in the Out Patient Department of Beth Israel Hospital in Boston. She was a member of the Women's Overseas Service League and held offices in the Public Health Committee, the Massachusetts Dietetic Association, the Council of Jewish Women and many other organizations.
This collection contains memorial tributes and awards similar to those Gertrude T. Spitz received.