Kōrero: Men and women in the city

Anticipating political office (1 o 2)

Anticipating political office

City women were instrumental in the fight to give women the vote, which they achieved in 1893. Having attained this milestone, it was only a matter of time before women stood for political office – a day this 1913 cartoon anticipates.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: H-712-009
Ink drawing by William Blomfield

Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Caroline Daley, 'Men and women in the city - Man’s country, woman’s city?', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/cartoon/24591/anticipating-political-office (accessed 4 July 2020)

He kōrero nā Caroline Daley, i tāngia i te 11 Mar 2010