Notes for a speech by Millicent Garrett Fawcett

Scope and Content

Manuscript notes, three sheets, one loose scrap and three press cuttings attached. Notes for a speech, no venue or date given. Position of women after the war: runs through wartime achievements of women, problems of postwar reconstruction, brief mention of political situation in USA. Cuttings attached: Daily Chronicle, letter dated 15 Nov 1916, 'Female Suffrage'; Times, 7 Dec 1916, report of women munitions workers killed in an explosion; Times, 9 Dec 1916, report of the inquest; cutting about Salford tramworkers' strike.