Ruth Mitchell

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"At Last", cover on 'The Suffragist', Saturday, June 21, 1919. In September 1918 President Wilson endorsed the amendment granting women the right to vote. It took nine months from Wilson's endorsement until Congress passed the amendment in June 1919.

Reform Movements "At Last", cover on 'The Suffragist', Saturday, June In September 1918 President Wilson endorsed the amendment granting women the right to vote. It took nine months from Wilson's endorsement until Congress passed the amendment in June

This leaflet was produced by the National Union of Women's Suffrage Societies (NUWSS) in July 1913. The NUWSS adopted a peaceful and non-confrontational approach. Members believed that success could be gained by argument and education. The organisation tried to raise its profile peacefully with posters, leaflets, calendars and public meetings.

A leaflet arguing by the National Union of Women's Suffrage Societies arguing that if a woman's sphere is "the home", she should be able to help decide laws that affect the home.

Circa 1909 - "No Taxation without Representation" from the view point of the Suffrage Movement

REFORM: No Taxation Without Representation poster advocating for women's suffrage, England, United Kingdom, artist unknown.

Women's Suffrage: A Short History of a Great Movement by Millicent Garrett Fawcett http://www.amazon.com/dp/1517156572/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_.qfCwb00D07JN

Women's Suffrage: A Short History of a Great Movement by Millicent Garrett Fawcett http://www.amazon.com/dp/1517156572/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_.qfCwb00D07JN

The International Woman Suffrage Alliance Budapest 1913 - Carrie Chapman, Millicent Fawcett and other members of the board.

Carrie Chapman Catt, Millicent Fawcett, and Other Board Members of the International Woman Suffrage Alliance, Budapest, 1913

WOMEN'S SUFFRAGE is a book by Millicent Fawcett. It talks about the NUWSS, the WSPU and more about the history of women's suffrage from the standpoint of 1912.

WOMEN'S SUFFRAGE is a book by Millicent Fawcett. It talks about the NUWSS, the WSPU and more about the history of women's suffrage from the standpoint of

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Explore the best Millicent Fawcett quotes here at OpenQuotes. Quotations, aphorisms and citations by Millicent Fawcett

Jane Ronniger and Millicent Garret Fawcett (Mrs Henry Fawcett), The Examiner, 18 March 1871. The Blue Coats School is  Christ’s Hospital School [British Women's Emancipation since the Renaissance]

Jane Ronniger and Millicent Garret Fawcett (Mrs Henry Fawcett), The Examiner, 18 March The Blue Coats School is Christ’s Hospital School [British Women's Emancipation since the Renaissance]

Was Millicent Garrett Fawcett a dangerous woman? Certainly not, but her refusal…

Was Millicent Garrett Fawcett a dangerous woman? Certainly not, but her refusal to be thwarted and her determination made her seem very dangerous indeed.

#ElizabethGarrettAnderson birthday: 4 facts you (probably) didn't know about one of the UK's most important #feminists #London #180thbirthday #Physicianandsurgeon #Firstfemaledoctorinfrance #Firstfemalemagistrate #Hansoftech

Elizabeth Garrett Anderson Sister of suffrage activist Millicent Garrett Fawcett, Elizabeth Garrett Anderson was the first woman physician in Great Britain. She overcame much opposition to win her license.