November 17, 2022

Primary Source Spotlight: Emmeline Pankhurst

Last Updated on April 2, 2020

From the Library of Congress:

Emmeline Pankhurst (1858-1928) was the unchallenged leader of the direct action wing of the British suffrage movement. She had, followers claimed, “invented most of the ingenious and daring devices of the “Militant Suffragette’ which have stirred up so much discussion throughout the civilized world.”

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