Edythe Raabe


First woman graduate of Newark College of Engineering (now NJIT) in 1930. She was the first woman in the United States to receive a degree in chemical engineering. From Lyndhurst, she worked for AT&T. She later lived in White Plains, NY.


Instructions for Useful Ends (NJIT)

Newark College of Engineering 1930 Yearbook

NJ Death Index

“Institute Presidents” Star Ledger Dec 8, 1974

“Miss Edythe Rabb” Passaic Herald News April 11, 1977