A painting of various professional women at a polling station


The Sacred Year 1919: woman and the professions guided walk

Hosted by the LSE Library

LSE Library, United Kingdom

As part of the exhibition marking the centenary of the Sex Disqualification (Removal) Act, enabling women to enter most professions for the first time, LSE Library is offering a guided walk celebrating the first Women in Law, led by WalkLondonWithUs.

Starting inside the exhibition, the walk will discover the key locations in their stories and hear about the struggle and lives of these pioneering women. The walk will visit, three of the Inns of Court, the Law Society and the Royal Courts of Justice.

Please wear appropriate footwear for a 90 minute walk.

Meeting Point:  LSE Library, 10 Portugal Street, London WC2A 2HD

Suggested arrival time: 5.30pm to look at the exhibition

Starting time of walk: 6pm (lasting approx. until 7.30pm)

The British Library of Political and Economic Science (@LSELibrary) was founded in 1896, a year after the London School of Economics and Political Science. It has been based in the Lionel Robbins Building since 1978 and houses many world class collections, including The Women's Library.

Follow the debate on Twitter: #LSEWomenWork.

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