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Chapin, Alice

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre; Politics; Gender and Politics. 3 words.

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Holme, Vera Louise

Elizabeth Crawford.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre; Politics; Gender and Politics. 788 words.

Holme, Vera Louise (1881–1969), actress and suffragette, was born on 29 August 1881 at 6 Lulworth Road, Birkdale, Lancashire, the daughter of Richard Holme, a timber merchant, and his wife,...

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Moore, Eva [married name Eva Moore Esmond Jack]

Maroula Joannou.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre; Politics; Gender and Politics. 904 words.

Moore, Eva [married name Eva Moore Esmond Jack] (1868–1955), actress and suffragist, was born on 9 February 1868 at 67 Preston Street, Brighton, the eighth of ten children of Edward Henry...

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Robins, Elizabeth

Angela V. John.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre; Social and Cultural History; Gender and Politics; History of Gender and Sexuality. 1619 words.

Robins, Elizabeth (1862–1952), actress, writer, and feminist, was born at East Walnut Street, Louisville, Kentucky, on 6 August 1862, the eldest daughter of Charles Ephraim Robins...

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Shaw, Mary

Paul Mroczka.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre; Politics; Gender and Politics. 986 words.

Shaw, Mary (25 January 1854–18 May 1929), actress and suffragist, was born in Boston, Massachusetts, the daughter of Levi W. Shaw, a carpenter and builder, and Margaret Keating. After...

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