Mrs Pankhurst Arrested in Victoria Street: 1908
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Mrs Pankhurst Arrested in Victoria Street. This photograph shows the arrest of the suffragette leader Emmeline Pankhurst on 13 February 1908. On this occasion Emmeline was arrested for participating in a deputation to the House of Commons. Along with eight other suffragettes she was sentenced to six weeks' imprisonment for her militant action.
1908 AD - 1908 AD