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 (blăck′wĕl′, -wəl), Antoinette Louisa Brown 1825-1921.
American social reformer. The first formally appointed (1852) woman pastor in America, she advocated abolition, temperance, and women's rights.


, Elizabeth 1821-1910.
British-born American physician who was the first woman to earn an MD from an American medical school (1849). With her sister Emily Blackwell (1826-1910), she founded (1857) an infirmary for women and children in New York City and later (1868) a women's medical college at the infirmary.


(ˈblæk wəl, -ˌwɛl)

Elizabeth, 1821–1910, first woman physician in the U.S., born in England.
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Blackwell, who was 43 years old at the time of his death, joined Prince on his numerous tours.
There is rarely a dull moment when a Eubank is in front of the cameras, but Junior won't find it easy to take the belt from Blackwell, who has only ever lost to top-notch fighters.
Jackson liked what he saw and decided to join Blackwell in the gym one day as he was warming up.
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NICK "Bang Bang" Blackwell is ready for the toughest night of his life in Wigan later this month - and plans another to celebrate winning the British middleweight championship.