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Deputation to the Premier - May 1891

Deputation to the Premier - reflections as reported in the Alliance Record

Deputation to the Premier - report as reported in the Alliance Record


Discussion relating to suffrage legislation and presentation of petition - September 1891

Debate in Parliament Hansard reports

Argus comments on Woman Suffrage and presentation of the bill September 28

Argus article two September 30

Description of proceedings as reported in The Age September 30

Argus article three October 2

Petition presentation as reported in Alliance Record


WCTU Franchise Department

WCTU Franchise Department report presented to WCTU 4th AGM

Work of the Franchise department of the WCTU as reported in Alliance Record


WCTU Conference May 1891

Report on Womanhood Suffrage Article from Alliance Record 30 May 1891

Victorian Alliance Conference September 1891

Resolution to support Womanhood Suffrage Article from Alliance Record 5 September 1891

Paper presented by Mrs McLean on Womanhood Suffrage plus discussion at the Victorian Alliance conference Article from Alliance Record 5 September 1891

Report on Womanhood Suffrage, part of 10th Annual Report of Victorian Alliance Article from Alliance Record 5 September 1891

Selection of articles relating to the role of women and / or womanhood suffrage in local newspapers

Woman suffrages News item on proposed legislation from Boroondara Standard 5 June 1891

Domestic Servants Article from Boroondara Standard 26 June 1891

The Ladies'Column Article from Boroondara Standard 21 August 1891

Is marriage a failure? Article from Box Hill Reporter 22 May 1891

James Munro

Presentation to Mr Munro Article from Alliance Record 27 February 1892