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Edwards, Henrietta Muir 1849-1931

Overview
Works: 21 works in 40 publications in 2 languages and 874 library holdings
Genres: History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: HQ1259, 346.0134
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Most widely held works by Henrietta Muir Edwards
Legal status of Canadian women as shown by extracts from dominion and provincial laws relating to marriage, property, dower, divorce, descent of land, franchise, crime and other subjects by Henrietta Muir Edwards( Book )

7 editions published in 1908 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legal status of women of Alberta as shown by extracts from dominion and provincial laws by Henrietta Muir Edwards( Book )

9 editions published between 1917 and 1976 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legal status of women in Canada by Henrietta Muir Edwards( Book )

1 edition published in 1924 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legal status of Canadian women by Henrietta Muir Edwards( Book )

1 edition published in 1908 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the Privy Council : no.121 of 1928 : on appeal from the Supreme Court of Canada : in the matter of a reference as to the meaning of the world "persons" in Section 24 of the British North America Act, 1867 : between Henrietta Muir Edwards, Nellie L. McClung, Louise C. McKinney, Emily P. Murphy and Irene Parlby, appellants, and the Attorney General[s] for the Dominion of Canada [and] for the province[s] of Quebec and ... alberta, respondents by Great Britain( Book )

1 edition published in 1928 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Argued, successfully, that women were eligible to sit in the Canadian Senate since the word "persons" in Section 24, British North America Act (concerning Senate appointments) was defined in the Interpretation Act then in force in Britain to include women
 
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Audience level: 0.43 (from 0.30 for The Person ... to 1.00 for Legal stat ...)

Alternative Names
Henrietta Edwards Canadian feminist

Henrietta Edwards kanadische Frauenrechtlerin und Reformerin

Henrietta Muir Edwards

Languages
English (38)

French (1)

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