'Woman Making An Exhibition Of Herself': The Women's Work Exhibition, 1907

Emma Willoughby


In 1907, the First Australian Exhibition of Women's Work was held in Melbourne and drew over 250,000 attendees. It emphasized women's craftwork and patriotism and displayed a distinctly feminine response to Australian nationalism.

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