Work

Scope and Content

Articles on: poor pay and conditions for women workers (/1, /5, /7-8, /16); women's involvement in local and central government (/2, /14, /18, /22, /24); The Feminist Movement by Ethel Snowdon (/3); women's ineligibility for professional positions and recognition of their services and abilities (/4, /6, /10, /15, /27); the value of women workers in contrast to "the present day slackness of the modern young man" (/9, /11-13, /26); equal pay (/17); male and female equality in 'The Little Commonwealth', a "self-governing [colony] of little delinquents" in Dorset (/19); jobs dependent on being childless (/20); Dr Rachel Hirsch, bacteriologist (/21); working widows (/23); housewives (/25); and the death of Sophia Jex-Blake, MD (/28).