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Gibson, Emily Patricia



  • Existence: approximately 1863-1947

biographical statement

Holt, B. (1985). Women for peace and freedom : a history of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom in New Zealand. Wellington N.Z. : The League 1985

Hutching, M. 'Gibson, Emily Patricia', from the Dictionary of New Zealand Biography. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, updated 30-Oct-2012 URL:

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Auckland Women's Political League minutes and other records.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-2009/6
Scope and Contents

(1) Fair minutes 2/06/1892-6/09/1898. Includes press clippings relating to meetings. (2) Fair minutes 4/10/1898 - 12/12/1911. Includes press clippings. (3) Fair minutes 6/03/1912 - 7/12/1916. Includes press clippings and draft statements. (4) 'The Women's opinion, May, 1st., 1902'. Draft article accompanied by a letter from Emily Gibson to Mrs Daldy, 10/04/1902, proposing the article be the leader in a planned publication.

Dates: 1892 - 1916

Emily Gibson scrapbook.

 Collection — Box 2014/9
Identifier: MSS-Archives-2014/09
Scope and Contents This scrapbook was created by Emily Gibson, a significant figure in the early days of New Zealand political activism and women's organisations. It consists of a variety of articles, poems, photographs, letters and notes all relating to social reform with a particular focus on women's suffrage and political organisations.The majority of items in the scrapbook are copies of newspaper or journal articles relating to political organisations, groups, leaders and activists of social...
Dates: 1936 - 1947

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