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Elizabeth Garrett Anderson: a 1911 Biography | Women's History with Jone Johnson Lewis
The following Elizabeth Garrett Anderson biography is adapted slightly from an entry in the Encyclopedia Britannica, 1911. See Elizabeth Garrett Anderson for a modern biography. ANDERSON, ELIZABETH GARRETT (1836- ), English medical practitioner, daughter of Newson Garrett, of Aldeburgh, Suffolk, was born in 1836, and educated at home and at a private school. In 1860 she …