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Mary Kingsley (1862-1900). Ms. Kingsley did it all — she traveled solo in Africa, was the first European to climb the 13,760-foot Mount Cameroon, canoed up the Ogowe River and collected new species of fish, spoke up for indigenous people’s rights, and was the first woman to address the Liverpool and Manchester chambers of commerce.

Living on Earth: Mary Kingsley

This week's Living on Earth, PRI's environmental news and information program. Full transcript with streaming and downloadable audio available.

"A Dandy In Aspic:" Royal Roué: Prince "Frank" of Teck, Brother To The Queen | The Esoteric Curiosa

"A Dandy In Aspic:" Royal Roué: Prince "Frank" of Teck, Brother To The Queen

Prince Francis Joseph Leopold Frederick of Teck GCVO DSO 9.I.1870 – 22.X.1910 Prince Francis Joseph Leopold ...

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victorian doctors - Google Search

Philippa Garrett Fawcett (4 April 1868 - 10 June 1948) was an English mathematician and educationalist. She was the daughter of the suffragist Millicent Fawcett and of Henry Fawcett MP, Professor of Political Economy at Cambridge and Postmaster General in Gladstone's government. Her aunt was Elizabeth Garrett Anderson, the first English female doctor.

Philippa Garrett Fawcett (4 April 1868 - 10 June 1948) was an English mathematician and educationalist. She was the daughter of the suffragist Millicent Fawcett and of Henry Fawcett MP, Professor of Political Economy at Cambridge and Postmaster General in Gladstone's government. Her aunt was Elizabeth Garrett Anderson, the first English female doctor.

Instagram post by Katharine Wiggell • Jul 21, 2017 at 8:31pm UTC

45 Likes, 3 Comments - Katharine Wiggell (@katharine_wiggell) on Instagram: “Day Two Hundred and Ninety Three: Getting emotional in the old haunt, thinking of all the books I…”

bookshelves in Girton college #library

Instagram post by Wallis • Feb 27, 2017 at 5:39pm UTC

3,005 Likes, 42 Comments - Wallis (@wallis_p_) on Instagram: “Dreamy bookshelves in Girton college 🤓📚 #library #culturetripbooks”

Leopold Blaschka, about 1895. Image courtesy of The Botanical Museum, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA.

Repairing the irreplaceable - Conserving the Blaschka glass models

Amgueddfa Cymru holds around 200 beautifully detailed glass models of s...

Blue Stockings. Set design by Philip Engleheart.

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Rudolf Blaschka, about 1895. Image courtesy of The Botanical Museum, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA.

Repairing the irreplaceable - Conserving the Blaschka glass models

Amgueddfa Cymru holds around 200 beautifully detailed glass models of s...