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Women's work

Science Magazine - 14 Mar 2018
Some of the most fascinating parts of the book include analyses of women who blended their work and their commitment to women's rights. During the war, for example, Louisa Garrett Anderson and Flora Murray—who were medical pioneers, suffragettes, and ...
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World War One: Endell Street hospital's suffragette surgeons

BBC News - 28 Feb 2014
Two suffragette surgeons run a World War One military hospital in the attempt to break down the barriers facing women doctors. Endell Street military hospital during World War One. The Endell Street Military Hospital in London was opened in May 1915 by ...
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38 wonderful things to do in London this weekend

Time Out - 09 Feb 2018
This two-hour tour promises to get you acquainted with the church where Emily Wilding Davison's funeral cortege started, and the site of the Endell Street Military Hospital, which was staffed entirely by suffragettes. Fatberg. Museum of London. Sat-Sun ...
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Winners announced for IWM Short Film Festival 2017

The 405 - 17 Nov 2017
As part of the broader campaign for women's right to vote, suffragettes Flora Murray and Louisa Garrett Anderson founded the Endell Street Hospital, run entirely by women. Skilfully using rarely seen photographs, letters and archival film, the film ...
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MIDWIFERY IN THE UK: From Florence Nightingale to Call the Midwife

Anglotopia.net - 19 Jan 2018
Nightingale Ward, as you may suspect, was named after famed nurse Florence Nightingale who fought relentlessly for improved sanitation at hospitals through analyzing vast amounts of data accumulated from soldiers in a hospital during her time in the ...
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Meet courageous Queensland women who served in World War I

ABC Local - 19 Apr 2016
Doctor Eleanor Bourne was the first Queensland woman to study medicine. Photo: Eleanor Bourne was the first Queensland woman to study medicine. (Supplied: John Oxley Library, State Library of Queensland). The Australian Army did not admit female ...
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The women doctors who fought to serve

Pursuit - 21 Apr 2017
It was run as a military hospital, with discipline, curfews and mail censoring. Women did every aspect of the work: as surgeons, nurses, ambulance drivers, mechanics, sanitation workers, cooks and orderlies. It was close to the front and Mary performed ...
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Inside the swanky 'Hospital Club' owned by a Microsoft billionaire

Business Insider - 26 Feb 2015
Previously a 19th-century women's hospital, the seven-story building now functions as a members-only club, hotel, TV studio, art gallery, and event space. The club also just added 15 bedrooms so visiting members have a place to lay their heads at night ...
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Kate Adie's Women of World War One, BBC Two

The Arts Desk - 11 Aug 2014
Endell Street Military Hospital, 1915 Regardless of the benefits the labour of working women brought to the country, Adie found that the way that they were viewed by society and the press didn't change much. The newspapers of the early 20th century ...
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Parliament opens its doors for Suffragette film

BBC News - 13 Apr 2014
The Houses of Parliament are for the first time being used as a set for a commercial film, as shooting for Suffragette takes place. Carey Mulligan and Helena Bonham Carter have been joined by hundreds of extras playing protesters in the forthcoming ...

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