The campaign for women's suffrage was led by Kate Sheppard (shown here on a stamp which depicts a detail of the $10 note). Listen to the reminiscences of Mrs Nellie Peryman (1868-1947), who voted in the 1893 election (the first in which women could).
Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi
New Zealand Post
Reference: 2008 A to Z of New Zealand stamp issue
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