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Scope and Content

Women's Social & Political Union and Women's Freedom League. Teresa Billington Greig's notes, taken in large part from the files of the 'Labour Record' and covering background material as well as reminiscences and a rough calendar of suffrage events - includes:

* Notebook - '1903 - an Appeal to the Labour Party and Suffragettes chat';

* Page from 'The Anti Suffrage Review', Fen 1911, quoting Teresa Billington Greig's article in 'New Age', Jan 1911;

* 'International Women's News', Feb 1962, Volume 57, No.2, with article 'End of Women's Freedom League', by Sylvia Hamon;

* Issues of Women's Freedom League Bulletin, Nov 1939, Jul 1960 and Aug 1961;

* Envelope marked 'Despard Material (Anna Munro - 2nd supply)', containing a few leaflets post 1913 and letter from Victor Gollancz, 1960, with Women's Freedom League Leaflet, 'To the Police Forces of Great Britain. Re the Prisoners' Temporary Discharge Bill' (3 copies);

* 'Souvenir Programme of the Insurance Act Persecution Demonstration, in Trafalgar Square, Saturday 13 Sep 1913' (mutilated)

* 'Memories of Charlotte Marsh' (Suffragette Fellowship, Jun 1961, 16pp)