Helen Archdale

Standard Name: Archdale, Helen

Connections

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Family and Intimate relationships Margaret Haig, Viscountess Rhondda
Mackworth and Helen Archdale , former editor of Time and Tide, were not only good friends but also shared a flat in London and a home in Stonepitts, Kent, where they hosted feminist...
Occupation Margaret Haig, Viscountess Rhondda
She had been dissatisfied with the coverage of the suffrage campaign by the daily newspapers, and she felt that a weekly journal was better equipped to give something of a considered opinion because writers would...
politics Margaret Haig, Viscountess Rhondda
MHVR , with Chrystal Macmillan , Elizabeth Abbott , and Helen Archdale , founded the Open Door Councilto secure that a woman shall be free to work and protected as a worker on the...
politics Margaret Haig, Viscountess Rhondda
From 1921 to 1924, MHVR was the president of the National Women Citizen's Association . During this decade, she was also an executive member of the Women's Consultative Committee , chaired by Nancy, Lady Astor
Textual Features Margaret Haig, Viscountess Rhondda
MHVR humbly considers herself merely a normal person,
Margaret Haig, Viscountess Rhondda,. This Was My World. Macmillan, 1933.
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writing what she has seen with the eyes of the mind.
Margaret Haig, Viscountess Rhondda,. This Was My World. Macmillan, 1933.
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The work is not a complete reconstruction of her life, since it wraps...

Timeline

20 October 1909
Helen Alexander Archdale , a leading Scottish WSPU member, with Adela Pankhurst and three others, went on hunger strike in prison after arrest for causing a disturbance in Dundee at a meeting featuring Winston Churchill .