Josephine Butler to Miss Forsaith

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Postcard. Written from Hotel Bernerhof, Berne.

Various requests for her including a letter from the Premier of New Zealand telling them that in his opinion women having the suffrage in that country has had an effect, which she would like to have sent to her.

Administrative / Biographical History

Postmark 9 Nov 1898.

'the 'New Revue' which is coming out in Jan'

The Premier of New Zealand '... that women having the suffrage in that country had had a good effect'

Suffrage given to the women of New Zealand in 1893. They were the first country in the British Empire to have it.

Biog: Herbert Spencer