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|Died||November 9, 1970(aged 85)|
|Alma mater||Radcliffe College, University of Wisconsin-Madison|
|Known for||Forest products research|
|Institutions||United States Forest Service|
Eloise Gerry (January 12, 1885 – 1970) was an influential research scientist whose early 20th century work contributed greatly to the study of southern pine trees and turpentine production. Gerry was the first woman appointed to the professional staff of the U.S. Forest Service at the Forest Products Laboratory, and one of the first women in the United States to specialize in forest products research.
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