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Title Zanzibar: Extension of the Franchise to Women
Section Section II: Empire Writing & the Literature of Empire
Date 1957-1959
Document Type Report, Manuscript
Library The National Archives
Reference CO822/1472
Region Africa
Names Sir Henry Potter, Alan Lennox-Boyd
Places East Africa, Zanzibar, Kenya
Topics government report, government papers, Colonial Office, Civil Servant, colonial civil service, colonial government, decolonization, end of empire, gender, status of women, female suffrage, constitutional development, Report of the Committee on the Extension of the Franchise to Women (Zanzibar), Zanzibar Legislative Council, voting qualifications, female Arabs barred from voting in Kenya, St. Joan's Social and Political Alliance, nationalism, status of women, racism
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