February 6 (Tuesday) 10:00 AM - August 19 (Sunday) 5:00 PM

Deeds Not Words: Women’s Suffrage in Britain at The National Library of Australia

This exhibition draws from the inspiring collection of Bessie Rischbieth, an Australian feminist who witnessed the struggle for suffrage in the United Kingdom in the early 1900s and amassed a collection of photographs, articles and ephemera. Curated by Dr Béatrice Bijon.

6 February to 19 August 2018

Free event.

Image: Coronation Procession, 11 June 1911, Emmeline Pankhurst and Emmeline Pethick-Lawrence at the head of the Procession from Photographs of suffrage demonstrations and campaigning activities (detail), 1911, MS 2004-Papers of Bessie Rischbieth/Series 3/File 8,

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