Women in Public Life

Scope and Content

Correspondence, extracts of minutes, circulars, notes, list and documents for project name bank, correspondence with the public appointments unit, copy of completed questionnaire, and copies of press cuttings.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Women Into Public Life Campaign was organised by the Fawcett Society and the 300 Group. Women's groups such as the NFWI were contacted and asked to help get women appointed to public positions.