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Name of Object:

Women in the Revolution of 1919

Location:

Alexandria, Egypt

Holding Institution:

Bibliotheca Alexandrina

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Date of Object:

March 1919

Description:

The Egyptian women of the 1919 Revolution – one of the most important Egyptian revolutions in modern times – which started due to objections to the practices of British occupation and the exile of symbols of Egyptian patriotism.

Citation of this web page:

"Women in the Revolution of 1919" in "Sharing History", Museum With No Frontiers, 2020. http://www.sharinghistory.org/database_item.php?id=object;AWE;eg;17;en

Database entry origination:

Copyedited by: Daniel de la VegaDaniel de la Vega

Daniel de la Vega is a copy editor based in Portland, Oregon. He obtained his bachelor’s degree in linguistics from the University of California at Santa Cruz in 2014 and has since done editing and localization work on everything from college applications to magazines to video game dialogue.

MWNF Working Number: ET1 017

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