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Women vote at their first election, Tahakopa, 1893

Reference Number: PA1-o-550-34-1

Original caption reads: "Women vote at their first election, Tahakopa". Shows a horse drawn carriage, and an unidentified group of men and women standing by the entrance to a building. Taken in 1893, by an unidentified photographer.Note on back of file print reads: "Bruce Herald, No 24, 1893 published Polling Places for Electoral District of Clutha. No 6: Dabinett and Young's store, Tauhuokupu. [sic]."

Key terms:
1 image, related to Tahakopa, Women - Suffrage, Voting - New Zealand, Horse-drawn vehicles, Women - New Zealand - Southland Region, New Zealand. Parliament - Elections, 1893 and Carriages and carts - New Zealand - Southland Region.

Part of:
McWhannell album 1, Reference Number PA1-o-550 (5 digitised items)
McWhannell, Rhoda :Photographs of forestry and farming at Ohaupo, Reference Number PAColl-1347 (5 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original photographic print(s)Silver gelatin print 11.2 x 15.2 cm, on album page 24.2 x 17.5 cm. Horizontal imageSingle photograph

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures324. Elections(PFP-025906)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - On album page - beneath image: Women vote at their first election at Takakopa

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