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“What a Pity She Wasn’t Born a Lad” – Emmeline Pankhurst

Day 38 of Colorization Project – June 14 Emmeline Pankhurst, born in 1858, was a British political activist and leader of the British suffragette movement. Widely criticised for her militant tactics, she was instrumental in helping women win the right to vote. Born into a well-to-do family, her … Continue reading

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Women’s Suffrage for Fundamental Rights

Day 28 of Colourisation Project – June 4 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. On this day, June 4, 1919, the American Congress approved the 19th Amendment to the Constitution granting … Continue reading

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