You can see the names of those who signed the 1893 Women’s Suffrage Petition.
Join Women on Air for their celebration of Suffrage Day – and 20 years of broadcasting! -Wednesday at 7.30pm Middleton Grange. It will feature actress Helen Moran as Kate Sheppard and Port Hills MP Ruth Dyson will read the maiden speech of Elizabeth McCombs, New Zealand’s first female MP. Michele A’Court will read a piece called “A letter to my daughter”.
- Suffrage Day nzhistory.net.nz
- Our page on Elizabeth McCombs
- Our page on Kate Sheppard
- Unsung heroines – biographies of Christchurch women
- More Christchurch biographies