Edith Craig

Scope and Content

Postcard of a black and white portrait photograph of a woman [Edith Craig], wearing a wide brimmed straw hat, a white blouse with a dark bow around her neck, a heavy jacket, and wearing a chain with whistle and keys. With a caption below. Printed on card, the reverse has a manuscript note.

Reference : Banks, Olive. The Biographical Dictionary of British Feminists, Volume 2 1900 -1945.

Reference note : Edith Craig 1869 - 1947. Actress and producer. Active member of the Actress's Franchise League. Propagandist for the suffrage cause through this and the Pioneer Theatre.

Alternative Form Available

The Women's Library uses Mary Evans Picture Library (MEPL) to provide images from its collections, see www.maryevans.com.

For a copy of the attached image please contact MEPL, quoting the MEPL image reference 10118872. (duplicate of TWL.2002.27, TWL.2002.682 and TWL.2002.683)

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Light scratches to surface top right quarter, centre left. Abrasion top edge. reverse dirty, with foxing in patches. Production method: mechanically printed on card (possibly a carbon print).

Production place : London.

Temporary location: Martin Lello. 14 Nov 2000. Cknight. Returned 28 Nov 2000.