Emily Davies

(1830—1921) suffragist and promoter of higher education for women

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Born in Southampton, brought up in Gateshead where her father had a parish, Emily Davies began by helping Elizabeth Garrett Anderson to obtain her medical training. In 1862 she ...

Subjects: British History.

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