Dr Alice Vickery Drysdale (1844-1929) [PLOT 108]

Doctor and promotor of birth control. President of Malthusian League.
She was an English physician, campaigner for women’s rights, and the first British woman to qualify as a chemist and pharmacist. She and her life partner, Charles Robert Drysdale, actively supported a number of causes, including free love, birth control, and destigmatisation of illegitimacy.