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Womens suffrage
1882 a women is allowed to own her own property.
Until 1884 a woman was legally her husband's property. Gradual changes for women.
1888 women allowed to vote in local elections.

1897 SUFFRAGISTS FORMED (MILLICENT FAWCETTE)
1903 SUFFRAGETTES FORMED (EMMELINE PANKHURTS AND DAUGHTERS) (Fed up of no
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1914 ­ WAR BROKE OUT, suffragettes and suffragists stopped their campaign and helped with the
war effort.

Worked as police, post men, factories, bus drivers, ect.
Munitions crisis 1915 ­ Many women worked in the munitions factories.

The war effort PROVED that women were worthy of having the vote.
After…

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