Manhood suffrage in New Zealand (24 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors

Context

New Zealand passes legislation instituting universal manhood suffrage. They are also the first independent country to give women the vote, four years later in 1893.

Citation:
Editors. "Manhood suffrage in New Zealand". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=19025, accessed 06 December 2016.]