Tag Archives: Suffragette

Jessie Street ~ Australian Activist Ahead of Her Time

Day 346 of Colourisation Project – April 18 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication.  She was the only Australian woman delegate at the founding of the United Nations in 1945; … Continue reading

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Ida Bell Wells-Barnett: Suffragette and Human Rights Activist – a Steampunk Feminist Perspective

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Ida Wells-Barnett was born to be a fighter against injustice. She was born a slave, but the Emancipation Proclamation freed her and her family while she was still just a baby. After the death of her parents…

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Ida B Wells ~ Constant Star

Day 322 of Colourisation Project – March 25 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. Born in Holly Springs, Mississippi in 1862, the daughter of slaves, African-American journalist and suffragist, Ida B. … Continue reading

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Alice Henry ~ Pioneering Feminist

Day 318 of Colourisation Project – March 21 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. Born in Richmond, Melbourne, on this day, 21 March 1857, Alice Henry was one of Australia’s … Continue reading

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Susan B. Anthony’s Amendment

Day 310 of Colourisation Project – March 13 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. She was the original feminist; an ardent women’s rights campaigner, whose lifelong work helped pave the … Continue reading

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Mary Lee – Australia’s Unsung Suffragist

Day 283 of Colourisation Project – February 14 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. Australia was one of the leading countries in the world when it came to giving women the right … Continue reading

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