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Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

The most celebrated and widespread of the 19th-c. European revolutions proved also a crucial turning point in the Italian Risorgimento. Beginning with an insurrection in Palermo in January,...

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Lewis, Sarah (fl. 1839–1848), writer on the status of women

H. S. Twycross-Martin.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Gender and Politics; History of Gender and Sexuality. 711 words.

Lewis, Sarah (fl. 1839–1848), was a writer on the status of women, about whom no biographical information has come to light apart from a comment by T. M. Rearden in the Congregational...

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Browne, (Frances Worsley) Stella (1880–1955), feminist and abortion law reformer

Lesley A. Hall.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Gender and Politics; History of Gender and Sexuality. 825 words.

Browne, (Frances Worsley) Stella (1880–1955), feminist and abortion law reformer, was born at Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, on 9 May 1880, elder daughter of Daniel Marshall Browne RN...

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Montagu, Lilian Helen [Lily] (1873–1963), feminist and social worker

Geoffrey Alderman.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social Work; Social and Cultural History; Gender and Politics; History of Gender and Sexuality. 1259 words.

Montagu, Lilian Helen [Lily] (1873–1963), feminist and social worker, was born at 96 Lancaster Gate, London, on 22 December 1873, the sixth of the ten children of Samuel Montagu, first...

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Lockwood, Belva Ann Bennett McNall

Jill Norgren.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture; Gender and Politics; History of Gender and Sexuality; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Education. 1061 words.

Lockwood, Belva Ann Bennett McNall (24 October 1830–19 May 1917), teacher, lawyer, and social activist, was born on a farm in Royalton, Niagara County, New York, the second child of Hannah...

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Ferrin, Mary Upton

Michelle Brattain.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Gender and Politics; History of Gender and Sexuality; Politics. 926 words.

Ferrin, Mary Upton (27 April 1810–11 April 1881), suffragist and women's rights advocate, suffragist and women’s rights advocate, was born in South Danvers (now Danvers), Massachusetts, the...

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Elliott, Sarah Barnwell

Allison R. Ensor.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Gender and Politics; History of Gender and Sexuality; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers). 782 words.

Elliott, Sarah Barnwell (29 November 1848–30 August 1928), writer and women's rights advocate, writer and women’s rights advocate, was born in Savannah, Georgia, the daughter of the Right...

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The Bradleys of Birmingham:: the Unorthodox Family of ‘Michael Field’

Jackie E. M. Latham.

in History Workshop Journal

January 2003; p ublished online January 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Gender and Sexuality; Public History; Labour History; Oral History; Social and Cultural History. 0 words.

Charles Bradley (1785‐1845), tobacconist of Birmingham, had been a follower of the prophetess Joanna Southcott; after her barren death in 1814 he became chief patron of the prophet and...

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Frantz Fanon, or the Difficulty of Being Martinican

David Macey.

in History Workshop Journal

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Gender and Sexuality; Public History; Labour History; Oral History; Social and Cultural History. 0 words.

Although often read as though it were an extension of the Afrocentric negritude associated with Senghor and others, the early work of Frantz Fanon (and especially his Black Skin, White Masksnull...

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