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Lillian Moller Gilbreth (1878-1972)
Courtesy, Special Collections and University Archives, Rutgers University Libraries.

Gilbreth, of Montclair, was a pioneer in engineering and scientific management.  She and her husband were the parents of twelve children and the subject of a book, about their application of scientific management principles to the home.  Cheaper by the Dozen. This picture was taken in 1921.



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