Lady Aberdeen on the role of women, November 1894

 

Lady Aberdeen championed the role of women in Canada in the late 1800s
Lady Aberdeen championed the role of women

Lady Ishbel Aberdeen was a force of nature and just happened to be the wife of Canada’s governor-general. She pushed the envelope on the role of women in Canadian society. Here she spoke to the founding meeting of the Local Council of Women in Victoria in 1894.

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