Cornelia Maria Clapp 1871

[Yearbook Photo]
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Mount Holyoke College Archives and Special Collections

Cornelia Maria Clapp 1871
PhB 1889 Syracuse University
PhD 1896 University of Chicago
ScD 1921 Mount Holyoke College
Phi Beta Kappa
student Woods Hole
student 1874 Anderson School Penikese Island
student 1901 Zoological Station
Naples Fellow 1893-1896 University of Chicago
teacher 1871-1872 Andalusia PA
teacher (zoology) 1872-1904 Mount Holyoke Seminary and College
professor (zoology) 1904-1916 Mount Holyoke College
emeritus professor (zoology) 1916-?? Mount Holyoke College
died 1935 Mt Dora FL
Cornelia Clapp Laboratory named in her honor

Want to read more about Cornelia Clapp? I found a wonderful essay in the 1896 yearbook about her.

All information from One Hundred Year Biographical Directory of Mount Holyoke College 1837-1937, Bulletin Series 30, no. 5; published and compiled by the Alumnae Association of Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley, Massachusetts