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Kate Sheppard, suffragist leader


Kate Sheppard, the head of the franchise and legislation department of the Women’s Christian Temperance Union, became the most prominent leader of the suffrage campaign.


Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: 1/2-C-09028; F
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