File D 2. - Papers relating to the 'Votes for Women' Campaign of the Women's Social and Political Union,

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Papers relating to the 'Votes for Women' Campaign of the Women's Social and Political Union,


  • 1910-1914. (Creation)

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The papers include a circular letter, 16 November 1910, from Christabel Pankhurst arranging for a deputation to assemble at Westminster on 18 November, the likely date of the dissolution of Parliament; and a Petition, February 1914, to H. H. Asquith, the Prime Minister, relating to the administration of the Prisoners' (Temporary Discharge for Ill Health) Act, 1913, (commonly known as the 'Cat and Mouse' Act) and to protest against the 'Forcible Feeding of Suffragist Prisoners'.

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Preferred citation: D 2.

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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  • Text: D 2.