Early Changes Being Made to the Life of a Woman

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What early legal changes were being made to the life of a woman?
Until 1891, a man could legally imprison his wife in her own home/ A law was passed in 1890 for women to keep their income after they marry/ Until 1925, children automatically belonged to their mothers husband.
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What early political changes were being made to the life of a woman?
1894 Local Government Act. By 1900 there was about one million women eligible to vote at council and parish elections.
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What early social changes were being made to the life of a woman?
The London Medical school opened its doors to women in 1878/ Many girls' schools were founded and women were were beginning to be allowed to study at some universities/ From 1870s+ educational opportunities led to some wome entering professional jobs
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