Scientist and women trailblazer's face on thematic stamps

Ljubljana, 14 November - The likeness of Angela Piskernik, the first Slovenian woman with a PhD in natural sciences, who paved the way for women in a field dominated by men, can be now found on thematic postage stamps, part of a commemorative series launched by Pošta Slovenije to honour Slovenian women scientists.

Angela Piskernik (1886-1967).
Photo: Ernest Adamič, National and University Library's Portraits of Well Known Slovenians Collection

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