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    Broom, Christina

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  • Young Suffragettes advertisting The Women's Exhibition, 8th May 1909. Organised by the Women's Social and Political Union as a fundraising, recruitment and propaganda event, this two week exhibition was held at Princes' Skating Rink in London between 13th and 26th May 1909. Here a group of young Suffragettes prepare to taken part in a procession organised to promote the event a week before it opened. The girls dressed in the 'suffragette summer uniform' of a white dress with purple, white and green accessories including ribbons, sashes and scarves formed a human maypole holding banners announcing the exhibition.  < ...Read more

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    1/2 plate

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