Kōrero: Domestic violence

Women go to the polls, 1893

Women go to the polls, 1893

These New Plymouth women go to the polls for the first time during the 1893 general election. New Zealand women fought for the vote in the hope that it would lead to more effective legislation to combat problems such as domestic violence.

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Puke Ariki - Taranaki Museum & Library
Reference: PHO 2008-626

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Nancy Swarbrick, 'Domestic violence - Domestic violence in the 19th century', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/28286/women-go-to-the-polls-1893 (accessed 30 May 2020)

He kōrero nā Nancy Swarbrick, i tāngia i te 5 May 2011, reviewed & revised 19 Jul 2018