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Cairine Wilson

On Feb. 15, 1930, a woman took her seat in a vast and beautiful chamber in Ottawa where every other seat was filled with men.For sixty years there had only been men and although some were happy with her presence and to see change, others…not so much...

Female Firsts In Canadian Politics

Female Firsts In Canadian Politics

You can support Canadian History Ehx with a donation at Over the past 100 years, women have made huge inroads into politics. Beginning with the ability for women to vote in provincial and federal elections in the late-1910s and early-1920s, all the...

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