#147959 Overall Influence

Gertrude Crotty Davenport

American biologist

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Gertrude Crotty Davenport , was an American zoologist who worked as both a researcher and an instructor at established research centers such as the University of Kansas and the Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory where she studied embryology, development, and heredity. The wife of Charles Benedict Davenport, a prominent eugenicist, she co-authored several works with her husband. Together, they were highly influential in the United States eugenics movement during the progressive era.

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Kansas State University

Public university in the state of Kansas

Radcliffe College

Former women's college in Cambridge, Massachusetts

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#5494 World Rank
Biology
#170392 World Rank
Sociology
#273203 World Rank
Anthropology
#704466 World Rank
Economics
#1053488 World Rank
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