Women and the vote

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Only 100 years ago - Suffragette in prison for demanding the right to vote! Women Suffragette, Women Right To Vote, Suffrage Movement, Brave Women, Badass Women, Women In History, Historical Photos, Strong Women, Women's Rights

Suffragette 'prison' stand at The Women's Exhibition:1909, Christina Broom

Suffragette 'prison' stand at The Women's Exhibition:1909 by Christina Broom. Museum quality art prints with a selection of frame and size options, and canvases. Museum of London

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Lady Jayne's Pillow Book

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Matilde Moisant, was the second woman in the United States to receive a pilot's license. She flew in aviation meets throughout the US and Mexico until the early spring of Pictured here, wearing a (pre-WWII) swastika brooch as a good luck charm. 3d Foto, Retro Mode, Air And Space Museum, Great Women, Interesting History, Women In History, Famous People In History, Asian History, Dieselpunk

Matilde Moisant, 1911. Moisant was the second woman in the United States to receive a pilot's license. She flew in aviation meets throughout the US and Mexico until the early spring of 1912, often flying at higher altitudes than most male pilots. She is pictured here, wearing a (pre-WWII) swastika brooch as a good luck charm.

Suffragettes' Picket outside Duke Street Prison, Glasgow 1914 Women Suffragette, Suffrage Movement, Scotland History, Historical Clothing, Historical Women, Brave Women, Female Hero, 20th Century Fashion, Great Women

TheGlasgowStory

TheGlasgowStory tells the story of Glasgow in words and pictures, told by some of Scotland's best writers, and illustrated with thousands of images from the collections of the city's world-famous libraries, museums and universities. From football to fashions, Auchenshuggle to Yoker, you'll find it all here.

newspaper - The Suffragettes were women looking to increase their rights. This was a prime time for a women's movement because the men were gone and the women had to step up to take over the jobs men usually did. Political Posters, Political Art, Women Suffragette, Suffrage Movement, Free Museums, London Museums, Women In History, Art History, Figure It Out

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The Suffragette newspaper, July 31, 1914. The cartoon on the front cover depicts the force-feeding of a suffragette prisoner. This brutal procedure was forced on hunger-striking suffragettes 'to prevent them from starving to death and thereby becoming martyrs.' The Suffragette was the official weekly newspaper of the Women's Social and Political Union from 1912.

The LSE Commission on Gender, Inequality and Power recently reported on gender-based inequality in politics, law, the economy, and media/culture. Deeds Not Words, Suffrage Movement, Vintage Dance, Brave Women, Young Baby, Female Hero, Great Women, Historical Pictures, Women In History

Women's Social & Political Union (Suffragettes)

A detailed account of Women's Social & Political Union (Suffragettes) that includes includes images, quotations and the main facts of the organisations. Women's Suffrage. Parliamentary Reform. Key Stage 3. GCSE. A-level.

The LSE Commission on Gender, Inequality and Power recently reported on gender-based inequality in politics, law, the economy, and media/culture. Deeds Not Words, Suffrage Movement, Vintage Dance, Brave Women, Young Baby, Female Hero, Great Women, Historical Pictures, Women In History

Women's Social & Political Union (Suffragettes)

A detailed account of Women's Social & Political Union (Suffragettes) that includes includes images, quotations and the main facts of the organisations. Women's Suffrage. Parliamentary Reform. Key Stage 3. GCSE. A-level.

1914 A police officer tries to remove a Suffragette from the railings outside Buckingham Palace during a demonstration Photograph: Central Press/Getty Images. Fascinating group of pictures in this article. Gloria Steinem, Ellis Island, Miss Mundo, Suffrage Movement, London Police, Dramatic Photos, Powerful Pictures, London History, Old London

In Pictures News - BBC News

BBC News In Pictures: News stories and topical issues using the most striking images from around the world, plus a chance to submit your pictures.

mystery of why suffragette Emily Davison threw herself under the king's horse Love these photos from women's suffragist movement. Great for primary source analysis.Love these photos from women's suffragist movement. Great for primary source analysis. Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Les Suffragettes, King Horse, Women Rights, World History, London History, Historical Photos, Historical Women

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

In 1913 a suffragette famously threw herself under the King’s horse at the Derby and died. But was Emily Davison an accidental martyr? Colin Brown investigates.

So, You Say I Can't Vote! Frances Connelly: The Working-Class Women's Route to the Vote by Sheena Macleod Working Class, I Cant, Free Ebooks, Nonfiction, Book Lovers, France, History, Sayings, Kindle

So, you Say I Can't Vote! Frances Connelly

So, you Say I Can't Vote! Frances Connelly book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Women were granted the legal right to vote in P...