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Elizabeth Garrett Anderson

Elizabeth Garrett Anderson

My husband's obsession . . . Vintage Oreo ad introduced 1912 still addicting people a century later . . .

My husband's obsession . . . Vintage Oreo ad introduced 1912 still addicting people a century later . . .

Ethel Smyth, compositora y sufragista. Compuso la Marcha de las Mujeres y estuvo en la cárcel como muchas de las componentes del movimiento.

Ethel Smyth, compositora y sufragista. Compuso la Marcha de las Mujeres y estuvo en la cárcel como muchas de las componentes del movimiento.

Suffraget Medal with purple, green and white Votes for Women, explained the symbolism of the colours in spring 1908: "Purple as everyone knows is the royal colour. It stands for the royal blood that flows in the veins of every suffragette, the instinct of freedom and dignity; white stands for purity in private and public life; green is the colour of hope and the emblem of spring." In other words, she said, the colours stood for freedom and dignity, purity and hope."

Suffraget Medal with purple, green and white Votes for Women, explained the symbolism of the colours in spring 1908: "Purple as everyone knows is the royal colour. It stands for the royal blood that flows in the veins of every suffragette, the instinct of freedom and dignity; white stands for purity in private and public life; green is the colour of hope and the emblem of spring." In other words, she said, the colours stood for freedom and dignity, purity and hope."

Emily Davies lived here...

Emily Davies lived here...

Labour Party Poster

Labour Party Poster

Janet Waterford Bragg was a pioneer female African American pilot whose leadership in black pilot organziations in the 1930s created opportunities for others... (Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum: Women in Aviaition and Space History)

Janet Waterford Bragg was a pioneer female African American pilot whose leadership in black pilot organziations in the 1930s created opportunities for others... (Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum: Women in Aviaition and Space History)

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