The Woman's Press Shop, 156 Charing Cross Road

Searjeant, H.1910-1912

Museum of London

Museum of London
London, United Kingdom

The Woman's Press Shop, 156 Charing Cross Road. The Charing Cross Road premises comprised 12 rooms, a basement and shop. Its central London location, only 'three doors away from Oxford Street' was chosen to 'attract the ordinary passer-by'. The Woman's Press published propaganda literature and the Votes for Women newspaper. Also for sale in the shop were a range of goods in the purple, white and green colour scheme. The clock above the shop has Votes for Women painted on the clock face.


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