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Baker, (Gertrude) Elizabeth (1876–1962), playwright

Maggie B. Gale.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online June 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Plays and Playwrights); Politics; Gender and Politics. 1128 words.

Baker, (Gertrude) Elizabeth (1876–1962), playwright, was born at 6 Levington Street, Paddington, London, on 20 August 1876, the daughter of John Alexander Baker (1849/50–1876), draper,...

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Bensusan, Inez Isabel (1871–1967), actress, playwright, and suffragist

Naomi Paxton.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online June 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Plays and Playwrights); Politics; Gender and Politics. 1221 words.

Bensusan, Inez Isabel (1871–1967), actress, playwright, and suffragist, was born at Barrack Hill, Old South Head Road, in the Paddington district of Sydney, Australia, on 11 September...

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MacKaye, Hazel

Naima Prevots.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Plays and Playwrights); Social and Cultural History; Gender and Politics; History of Gender and Sexuality. 965 words.

MacKaye, Hazel (24 August 1880–12 August 1944), women's rights activist and writer and director of pageants, women’s rights activist and writer and director of pageants, was born in New...

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Robinson, Harriet Jane Hanson

Claudia L. Bushman.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Literary Studies (Plays and Playwrights); Literature; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers); Politics; Gender and Politics; Biographical Studies. 942 words.

Robinson, Harriet Jane Hanson (08 February 1825–22 December 1911), textile mill worker, suffragist, and author, was born in Boston, Massachusetts, the daughter of William Hanson, a...

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