George R. Mather Sunday Lecture Series: “Alice Hamilton of Fort Wayne: Scientist and Social Reformer”

2:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m.
History Center
302 E. Berry Street
Fort Wayne, Indiana 46802
History Center

“Alice Hamilton of Fort Wayne: Scientist and Social Reformer,” lecture is presented by Bill Ringenberg and Matthew Ringenberg. The Ringenbergs will explore the life of Hamilton, whose discoveries pertaining to the lack of health and safety conditions in workplaces in the early 20th century led to reform legislation, most notably the founding of the Occupational Safety and Health Act.

Funded project of Indiana Humanities, a state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.