skip to content
The HistoryMakers video oral history with Jeannette Brown. Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The HistoryMakers video oral history with Jeannette Brown.

Author: Jeannette E Brown; Larry Crowe; Matthew Hickey; HistoryMakers (Video oral history collection),
Publisher: Chicago, Illinois : The HistoryMakers, [2016]
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : English
Summary:
Organic chemist and historian Jeannette E. Brown was born in Bronx, New York, on May 13, 1934. Brown graduated from Staten Island's New Dorp High School. She received her B.S. degree in chemistry from Hunter College in New York City in 1956. In 1958, she became the first African American woman to earn her M.S. degree in organic chemistry from the University of Minnesota. Brown joined CIBA Pharmaceutical Company as a  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Oral histories
Internet videos
Interviews
Named Person: Jeannette E Brown
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Jeannette E Brown; Larry Crowe; Matthew Hickey; HistoryMakers (Video oral history collection),
OCLC Number: 1000519216
Credits: Videographer, Matthew Hickey.
Performer(s): Larry Crowe, interviewer.
Event notes: Recorded
Minneapolis, Minnesota
2012 January 16.
Description: 1 online resource (7 video files (3 hr., 18 min., 4 sec.)) : sound, color.
Other Titles: History Makers video oral history with Jeannette Brown
Jeannette Brown

Abstract:

Organic chemist and historian Jeannette E. Brown was born in Bronx, New York, on May 13, 1934. Brown graduated from Staten Island's New Dorp High School. She received her B.S. degree in chemistry from Hunter College in New York City in 1956. In 1958, she became the first African American woman to earn her M.S. degree in organic chemistry from the University of Minnesota. Brown joined CIBA Pharmaceutical Company as a research chemist working on drug development for tuberculosis. After eleven years, Merck & Co. Research Laboratories hired her. From 1993 to 2002, Brown was a faculty member at the New Jersey Institute of Technology. She also served as the regional director of the New Jersey Statewide System Initiative. In 2011, Brown published a book, African American Women Chemists. She received numerous honors, including recognition as an fellow of The American Chemical Society and the Association of Women in Science.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1000519216> # The HistoryMakers video oral history with Jeannette Brown.
    a schema:Movie, schema:CreativeWork, schema:VideoObject ;
   library:oclcnum "1000519216" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/ilu> ;
   rdfs:comment "Unknown 'gen' value: cig" ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4458094186#Thing/organic_chemist> ; # Organic Chemist.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4458094186#Person/brown_jeannette_e_jeannette_elizabeth_1934> ; # Jeannette Elizabeth Brown
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/973.04960730092/e23/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4458094186#Topic/african_americans> ; # African Americans
   schema:alternateName "History Makers video oral history with Jeannette Brown" ;
   schema:alternateName "Jeannette Brown" ;
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4458094186#Person/brown_jeannette_e_jeannette_elizabeth_1934> ; # Jeannette Elizabeth Brown
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4458094186#Person/hickey_matthew> ; # Matthew Hickey
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4458094186#Person/crowe_larry> ; # Larry Crowe
   schema:datePublished "2016" ;
   schema:description "Organic chemist and historian Jeannette E. Brown was born in Bronx, New York, on May 13, 1934. Brown graduated from Staten Island's New Dorp High School. She received her B.S. degree in chemistry from Hunter College in New York City in 1956. In 1958, she became the first African American woman to earn her M.S. degree in organic chemistry from the University of Minnesota. Brown joined CIBA Pharmaceutical Company as a research chemist working on drug development for tuberculosis. After eleven years, Merck & Co. Research Laboratories hired her. From 1993 to 2002, Brown was a faculty member at the New Jersey Institute of Technology. She also served as the regional director of the New Jersey Statewide System Initiative. In 2011, Brown published a book, African American Women Chemists. She received numerous honors, including recognition as an fellow of The American Chemical Society and the Association of Women in Science."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/4458094186> ;
   schema:genre "Internet videos"@en ;
   schema:genre "Oral histories"@en ;
   schema:genre "Interviews"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "The HistoryMakers video oral history with Jeannette Brown."@en ;
   schema:productID "1000519216" ;
   schema:productionCompany <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4458094186#Organization/historymakers_video_oral_history_collection> ; # HistoryMakers (Video oral history collection),
   schema:url <http://marc.thehistorymakers.org/cornell/A2012.010.htm> ;
   schema:url <http://marc.thehistorymakers.org/thmdigital/A2012.010.htm> ;
   schema:url <http://marc.thehistorymakers.org/A2012.010.htm> ;
   schema:url <https://dom.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://marc.thehistorymakers.org/dom/A2012.010.htm> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/1000519216> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4458094186#Organization/historymakers_video_oral_history_collection> # HistoryMakers (Video oral history collection),
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "HistoryMakers (Video oral history collection)," ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4458094186#Person/brown_jeannette_e_jeannette_elizabeth_1934> # Jeannette Elizabeth Brown
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1934" ;
   schema:familyName "Brown" ;
   schema:givenName "Jeannette Elizabeth" ;
   schema:givenName "Jeannette E." ;
   schema:name "Jeannette Elizabeth Brown" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4458094186#Person/crowe_larry> # Larry Crowe
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Crowe" ;
   schema:givenName "Larry" ;
   schema:name "Larry Crowe" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4458094186#Person/hickey_matthew> # Matthew Hickey
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Hickey" ;
   schema:givenName "Matthew" ;
   schema:name "Matthew Hickey" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4458094186#Thing/organic_chemist> # Organic Chemist.
    a schema:Thing ;
   schema:name "Organic Chemist." ;
    .

<https://dom.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://marc.thehistorymakers.org/dom/A2012.010.htm>
   rdfs:comment "Available to DU students, faculty and staff." ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.