“Hertha Ayrton”. IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) Virtual Museum.
Standard Name: Ayrton, Hertha
Used Form: Hertha Ayrton (born Sarah Marks)
Used Form: Phoebe Sarah Marks
|Connections Sort descending||Author name||Excerpt|
|Family and Intimate relationships||Barbara Leigh Smith Bodichon||
She kept her name, considering it the one she had earned and having discovered there was no legal necessity to change it, but added Bodichon as a nod to social convention. She and her husband...
|Family and Intimate relationships||Celia Moss|
|Friends, Associates||Barbara Leigh Smith Bodichon|
|Friends, Associates||Evelyn Sharp|
|Textual Features||Amy Levy||
Her contributions include descriptive pieces (on, for instance, the Florence ghetto, which she presents as thronged with ghosts) and analytical essays on, for instance, our national free-masonry of wit; our family joke:
Beckman, Linda Hunt. Amy Levy: Her Life and Letters. Ohio University Press, 2000.
|Textual Production||Evelyn Sharp||
ES published a 300-page biography of a woman who had achieved eminence as a physicist: Hertha Ayrton , 1854-1923, A Memoir. It was written at the request of Ayrton's daughter, Barbara Gould .
TLS Centenary Archive Centenary Archive [1902-2012].
1202 (5 March 1926): 235
Sharp, Evelyn. Unfinished Adventure. John Lane, Bodley Head, 1933.