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Human Nutrition

This 1943 bulletin was based on the results of several years of scientific research in human nutrition. Faith Fenton received her Ph.D. from the University of Chicago and was a pioneer in research on food freezing and vitamin retention. Fenton served in the College of Home Economics from 1922 until 1959.

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