Contrast, Contradiction and Change Britain 1906-1918 link to Learning Curve home page
Women's Suffrage Hall of Fame: Women, Work & War
* Help Search *
***
* * * *
* source 10
Transcript*Useful Notes
*
* * *
* Cartoon from Punch Magazine published in January 1918
(Bernard Partridge, January 1918, ©Punch, Ltd., pu02576)
*
* * * * *
* Bernard Partridge, January 1918, © Punch, Ltd., pu02576; cartoon *
How to use this source to help you answer the big question   *
Look carefully at this source and consider what it tells you about how women's work in the Great War helped to achieve the vote for women in 1918. You should consider:
* * *
* Ask yourself *
* * *
* What would you say is the general tone of this cartoon? *
* * *
* The woman in the cartoon is meant to show British women like Joan of Arc, the French female leader from medieval times. What is the artist trying to achieve by this? *
* * *
* Compare this cartoon with source 1 in case study 3 of this gallery, which is by the same cartoonist. How has his attitude changed? *
* * *
    *
* * *
    *
* * *
    *
* * *
    *
* * *
    *
* * *
*

Practice questions

Gallery Background
*
*
*Print Page
*
* * * *
* * * *
* * * *
* Feedback***Credits***Sitemap***Links***Help
Timeline***Glossary
*
* * * *