National Union of Women's Suffrage Societies

Archive Unit
  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 106 7ASC/2/2
  • Dates of Creation
      1913-1915
  • Physical Description
      3 folders

Scope and Content

Papers relating to the national meeting of the organisation in London in 1915, to the Women's Pilgrimage to London in 1913 and press cuttings relating to activities of the Tunbridge Wells branch.

Administrative / Biographical History

The National Union of Women’s Suffrage Societies was founded in 1887 because of the need for a national body to represent the suffrage movement. It was a non-party political, non-militant organisation with many branches throughout Britain.