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Women and the Vote timeline - Houses of History

Women and the Vote timeline - Houses of History

Suffragettes at a demonstration in London

An accidental martyr? The 100-year mystery of why suffragette Emily Davison threw herself under the king's horse

suffragettes vintage picture - 1911

Les suffragettes

I think every woman who is against feminism shouldn't vote. Because it is thanks to feminism women can vote today. At the time the photo was taken, feminists were called suffragettes.

Sixteen-year-old suffragette Dora Thewlis is arrested by two policemen on 20 March 1907 [689 × 940] - Imgur

Sixteen-year-old suffragette Dora Thewlis is arrested by two policemen on 20 March 1907

historicaltimes: “ Sixteen-year-old suffragette Dora Thewlis is arrested by two policemen on 20 March 1907 ”

Suffragette colors... purple should really be violet. together it stands for give women the vote.

The original choice by suffrogettes was:- Green - Give White - Women Violet - Vote

First But Not Last Women Who Ran for President

The author of these 12 reasons clearly understands the logical appeal of Women's right to vote, and uses this list to spell out the benefits of including the female voice in politics.

Hunger strike medal given to Florence Haig (1912)

Obverse view of Suffragette Hunger Strike medal. Silver Hunger Strike Medal with…

Suffragette Outfit

Downton Abbey era 'militant suffragettes' in England led by Emmeline and Christabel Pankhurst sported purple, GREEN and white to show their support! American suffragettes led by "Iron-Jawed Angel" Alice Paul wore purple, GOLD and white!

Cosplaying suffragette at the woman's march, "I time traveled for this??"

31 of the Most Creative Protest Signs From the Global Women's March

The Women's March saw a bevy of clever protest posters. These are 31 of our favorite Women’s Marches signs from around the world.

Anna Munro was a Scottish suffragette who was a founder of the Women’s Freedom League. In 1912 she walked from Edinburgh to London to protest because women were not allowed to vote for Members of Parliament (they could only participate in certain local elections).

Anna Munro, Scottish suffragette and founder of the Women’s Freedom League. In 1912 she walked from Edinburgh to London to protest womens' right to vote.

This 1909 poster, advertising the weekly suffragette newspaper Votes for Women, was designed by Hilda Dallas (1878-1958)

Why the suffragettes still matter: 'they dared to act as the equals of men'

A poster advertising the weekly suffragette newspaper Votes for Women: 1909 by Hilda Dallas. Museum quality art prints with a selection of frame and size options, and canvases.

circa 1915 Gray Silk "Suffragette" Suit with White Embroidered Blouse and Hat

1915 Gray Silk "Suffragette" Suit with White Embroidered Blouse and Hat (side)

Photograph of Suffragette demonstrating at the Strand, written on the back: "One of the Suffragettes parading through the Strand, advertising the demonstration". Dated 1909.

Historic Photos of Women Voting Throughout the Years Museum of London/Heritage Images/Getty Image. Emmeline Pankhurst, among the most famous voices in the English suffrage movement, advertises a march for women's suffrage in

Type of Source: Picture from mollymakingmoney.wix.com Date of Origin: 1920's Women's suffrage became a large issue in the 1920's to 30's. Women had to fight for their rights to vote and even to be classified as 'persons' In 1916 Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta gave women the provincial vote, later in 1917 Ontario and BC followed. In May of 1918 all Canadian women were granted the right to vote, except Quebec.   Anderson, Doris. "Status of women." The Canadian Encyclopedia. 2/07/06.

Women were reviled, kicked, beaten, ostracized and battled so women could vote. Don't disrespect their sacrifice by not exercising your vote -- every time you have the chance. -- "An American suffragette proclaiming 'Women! Use your vote,' circa "

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