Emily Davies (1830-1921)

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This article is about the women's education advocate. For the pottery decorator, whose married name was Emily Grace Davies, see Grace BarnsleySarah Emily Davies (22 April 1830 – 13 July 1921) was an English feminist, suffragist and a pioneering campaigner for women's rights to university access. She is principally remembered as being the co-founder and first Mistress of Girton College, Cambridge University, the first college in England to educate women.

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