Don’t keep it locked away where no-one ever sees it!
We are very interested in receiving items for use in our educational archive.
We are currently looking for stories, letters, photos, artifacts (i.e. vintage posters, newspaper articles, etc.) on Nellie McClung, the women’s movement, suffragists, the temperance movement, women’s rights milestones and victories.
We’d be happy to return your item after its been scanned and catalogued, preserving it for posterity. We’ll provide credit and ownership attribution on your behalf. See Contact for more details.
Sex prejudice and the male superiority complex, built up since time began, will not go out in one generation. And we, who have emerged from the shadows of the past, and are set free from many of its illusions, but are not yet received as members in full standing of the human family, chafe under some of its restrictions that are still laid upon us.
Nellie McClung, 1929
Source: Candace Savage. Our Nell: A Scrapbook Biography of Nellie L. McClung. p.175. 1979. Also http://www.edukits.ca/famous/readings_mcclung.html