Kōrero: Women’s movement

Tailoresses' conference, 1891

Tailoresses' conference, 1891

In 1891 the tailoresses’ unions held their first conference. Those attending were (from left) L. Ormand, E. McPherson, C. Griffin, Harriet Morison, M. Carnie, John Cleworth, E. A. Kingman, J. M. Dryden and M. M. Cook. They represented the Dunedin, Christchurch, Wellington and Auckland unions.

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Hocken Library, University of Otago
Reference: S10-062a

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Megan Cook, 'Women’s movement - Tailoresses’ unions', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/27895/tailoresses-conference-1891 (accessed 10 June 2023)

He kōrero nā Megan Cook, i tāngia i te 5 May 2011