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Emmeline Pankhurst's writings, produced during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, range from published political speeches to autobiography. All concern her lifelong struggle for women's emancipation.
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14 July 1858 According to her own account, generally accepted, Emmeline Goulden, later EP, was born on this day in Manchester, the eldest of ten children. Her birth certificate, however, says the 15th. Bibliographic Citation link.
September 1895 EP presented a paper at the North Western Poor Law Conference, entitled "The Powers and Duties of Poor Law Guardians in Times of Exceptional Distress". Bibliographic Citation link.
Late 1914 EP published (through London's Eveleigh Nash) My Own Story, 'as told to Rhita Childe Dorr', detailing her years of suffrage activism. Bibliographic Citation link.
14 June 1928 EP, after several severe attacks of jaundice, died at a nursing home in Hampstead. Bibliographic Citation link.
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