Beth Olds

Beth Olds was a secretary at the University of Chicago Met Lab and at Oak Ridge, Tennessee.

After the war, she became executive secretary for the Emergency Committee of Atomic Scientists and the Atomic Scientists of Chicago, publishers of the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists. She later became an activist for the environment and farmworkers' rights.

Beth Olds's Timeline

  • 1942 to 1945 Worked as a secretary at the University of Chicago Met Lab and Oak Ridge during the Manhattan Project.
  • 1945 to 1947 Served as executive secretary for the Emergency Committee of Atomic Scientists and Atomic Scientists of Chicago.
  • 2001 Oct 24th Died in New York, New York.

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