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Australian delegation to the International Woman Suffrage Alliance Congress in Rome, 1923 [picture]
Bib ID 3279316
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
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Description 1923 
1 photograph : b&w ; 18.1 x 24.1 cm. 
Notes

Title devised by cataloguer based on inscriptions.

Inscriptions: "Australian delegation to Rome Congress I.W.S.A. 1923. First National delegation of women voters to go overseas. Chairman Mrs B.M. Rischbieth, J.P.; from left: Mrs A.E. Joyner (W. Aust.), Mrs G.F. Giblin (Tasmania), Dr. Eleanor Allen (S. Aust.), Mrs Emily Bennett, J.P. (NSW), Mrs George (NSW), Mrs Elizabeth Clapham (W. Aust.),Miss Harriet Newcombe (Advisor-London), Mrs Jameson Williams J.P. (NSW) -- in ink on reverse. Same on accompanying card card with addition of "Dr. Morris". "Rome Congress 1923. The first delegation of Australian women to leave the Commonwealth to attend an International Congress directed to the enfranchisment of women of the world and their use of the vote (10 delegates)" -- another accompanying card

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-136975783

Related Material Papers and objects, 1900-1967, Rischbieth, Bessie Mabel; located at; National Library of Australia Manuscripts collection MS 2004. 
Subjects Rischbieth, Bessie Mabel, 1874-1967 -- Portraits.  |  International Woman Suffrage Alliance. Conference (9th , 1923 : Rome, Italy)  |  Suffragists -- Australia -- Portraits.  |  Women -- Suffrage -- Congresses -- Attendance.  |  Women's rights -- Congresses -- Attendance.
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