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Dorothy Vaughan

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Hidden Stories: Dorothy Vaughan

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In the Spotlight: Hidden Figure Dorothy Vaughan

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Your Gal, Dorothy Vaughan

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What Matters - Katherine Johnson: NASA Pioneer and "Computer"

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#22 Dorothy Vaughan - Your Gal Friday (Full Episode)

Dorothy Johnson Vaughan was an African American mathematician and human computer who worked for the National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics (NACA), and NASA, at Langley Research Center in Hampton, Virginia. In 1949, she became acting supervisor of the West Area Computers, the first African-American woman to supervise a group of staff at the center.
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