British Library Catalogue.
Standard Name: Gurney, Russell
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SJB maintained her political drive to establish educational reform for women, culminating in the Russell Gurney Enabling Bill. Passed on 11 August 1876, this allowed all Scottish universities to admit women to medical programmes. This...
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8 April 1867
Russell Gurney presented Parliament with a women householders' petition for suffrage.
9 August 1870
The first Married Women's Property Act gave women the right to certain property: wages, investments, and legacies under £200.
12 August 1876
Russell Gurney 's Enabling Bill allowed for female medical students to take their degree examinations before established medical bodies.