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Lerner, Gerda, 1920-2013

LC control no.n 50050418
Descriptive conventionsrda
Personal name headingLerner, Gerda, 1920-2013
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Variant(s)Kronstein, Gerda, 1920-2013
Biography/History notePh.D.
Birth date19200430
Death date20130102
Place of birthVienna, Austria
Place of deathMadison, Wis.
Field of activityWomen's studies
AffiliationUniversity of Wisconsin--Madison
Sarah Lawrence College
Profession or occupationHistorian College teacher
Found inHer No farewell, 1955.
Her Women are history, 1986: t.p. (Gerda Lerner) p. i (Robinson-Edwards Professor, History Department, University of Wisconsin-Madison)
Cont. authors, NRS 26 (Lerner, Gerda; b. 3-30-1920, Vienna, Austria; professional writer and translator, 1940- ; pioneer in the field of women's studies)
NUCMC data from Fisk Univ. for Gerda Lerner papers, 1963-1977 (Author and historian; pioneer in the field of women's studies; b. Gerda Kronstein; married Carl Lerner)
New York times WWW site, Jan. 4, 2013 (in obituary published Jan. 3: Gerda Lerner; b. Gerda Hedwig Kronstein, Apr. 30, 1920, Vienna; m. Carl Lerner, 1941; d. Wednesday [Jan. 2, 2013], Madison, Wis., aged 92; scholar and author who helped make the study of women and their lives a legitimate subject for historians and spearheaded the creation of the first graduate program in women's history in the United States)
Associated languageeng