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Julia Brainerd Hall (1859-1925) was of great assistance to her brother, Charles M. Hall in his quest to find a commercially viable way to prepare aluminum. A chemistry major from Oberlin College, Hall helped her brother with experiments, taking laboratory notes, and giving business advice.
Chemical Heritage Foundation (Lead Author);Peter Saundry (Topic Editor) "Hall, Julia Brainerd". In: Encyclopedia of Earth. Eds. Cutler J. Cleveland (Washington, D.C.: Environmental Information Coalition, National Council for Science and the Environment). [First published in the Encyclopedia of Earth March 17, 2009; Last revised Date March 17, 2009; Retrieved June 19, 2013 <http://www.eoearth.org/article/Hall,_Julia_Brainerd>