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Henry Fish

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Henry Smith Fish


15 Jul 1838 – 23 Sep 1897


Henry Fish
An able but controversial politician, Henry Smith Fish is best remembered for his aggressive attempts to prevent women getting the vote.
This extract is from 'What a difference between a fish and a woman', which was an address given by the president of the Women's Franchise League in Dunedin.

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