Winifred Lily Boys-Smith (7 November 1865 – 1 January 1939) was an English science artist and lecturer, university professor, school principal. She was born in Corsham, Wiltshire, England on 7 November 1865.
Photo of Winifred Boys-Smith from the Otago Witness in March 1911
Winifred Lily Boys-Smith
7 November 1865
|Died||1 January 1939(aged 73)|
Boys-Smith studied at the University of Cambridge between 1891 and 1895. She took the full honours course for natural sciences tripos, however, was only given a certificate as women were not granted degrees at the time.
Boys-Smith features as one of the Royal Society of New Zealand's "150 women in 150 words" project in 2017.
- McDonald, Heath. "Winifred Lily Boys-Smith". Dictionary of New Zealand Biography. Ministry for Culture and Heritage. Retrieved 23 April 2017.
- Taonga, New Zealand Ministry for Culture and Heritage Te Manatu. "Boys-Smith, Winifred Lily". Retrieved 9 October 2018.
- "Correspondence and papers of John Sandwith Boys Smith (1901–1991), theologian, Master of St John's 1959–1969 | St John's College, Cambridge". www.joh.cam.ac.uk. Retrieved 20 January 2017.
- Weglowska, Magdalena (23 February 2015). "History of the Vice-Chancellorship". www.v-c.admin.cam.ac.uk. Retrieved 20 January 2017.
- "Flowering Plants: their Structure and Habitat". Nature. 68 (1774): 621. 1903. doi:10.1038/068621d0. ISSN 1476-4687.
- "150 Women in 150 Words". Royal Society Te Apārangi. Retrieved 18 August 2019.
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