(a) to promote the memory of nellie mcclung by erecting and maintaining a statue in her honour on the grounds of the manitoba legislature or at any other. Nellie mcclungjpg nellie mcclung photograph by times colonist file this column first appeared in the victoria daily times on feb 14, 1942. Quicktimeª and a decompressorare needed to see this picture. Nellie letitia mcclung (1873-1951) is remembered as a social activist, a leading figure in the first wave of canadian feminism and the first woman to be elected. Nellie mcclung seated at a table, 1920s glenbow archives na-1514-3 alberta women attending provincial parliament during passage of equal suffrage bill,.
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Despite resistance from premier rp roblin, the famous suffragette fights for manitoban women's right to vote (1916) for more information about nellie. Nellie mcclung took on a variety of roles throughout her lifetime she was known as a teacher, temperance leader, suffragist, lecturer, politician, historian, wife. Nellie letitia mcclung was a canadian suffragette, politician, author, and social activist she was a part of the social and moral reform movements prevalent in.
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Although her name today is synonymous with the women's suffrage movement in canada, nellie mcclung's long and varied career covered several fields—from. Nellie letitia mooney was born on october 20, 1873 in chatsworth, ontario, a small village in grey county, just south of owen sound she was the daughter of . Nellie mcclung was born nellie letitia mooney in ontario in 1873 at seven years old, she moved to manitoba where she would grow up and begin to sow the. We may also think of women like dr leonara howard king, the first canadian doctor to practice medicine in china, or speak of women like nellie mcclung,. Feminist, politician, writer born near chatsworth, ontario on 20 october 1873, daughter of john mooney and letitia mccurdy, she moved with.
In 1916 reformer and author nellie mcclung wrote this powerful essay for maclean's on women's right to vote—and it resonates as thousands of female. Nellie mcclung and the others like her fundamentally changed the discussion about equality and the rights of women in canada. Nellie mcclung is an excellent example of the politically and socially active women who were energetically advocating the rights of women during the latter part.
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