Person: Steele, Catherine Cassels


Catherine Steele graduated from the University of St Andrews. She went on to a doctorate in Chemistry and studied at the University of Illinois and at Harvard. She taught for some time at a Horticultural College in Kent before returning to the USA.

Mathematical Profile (Excerpt):

Born 17 September 1903, West Calder, West Lothian, Scotland. Died 3 December 1995, Lacy, Washington, USA.

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Origin Scotland, Women

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