Stanley Women of the 19th Century

Stanley Athenaeum & Public Room, 2 Beechworth-Stanley Road, Stanley, Victoria, 3747MAP

  • Exhibition and Shows
  • Community Event
  • 8 Mar 2019  10:00 12:30

Hearts of Gold and Minds of Mettle, Mary Rawes to Mariette Craig – Stanley Women of the 19th Century.

The little known stories of Stanley’s women of the 19th century are presented in this exhibition. Of diverse skills and occupations – in horticulture, gold mining and retail – these resilient women include a group who signed the 1891 Monster Petition for women’s suffrage.

  • Suitable for guests who depend on the use of a wheelchair in a seated position at all times.
  • History & Heritage
  • Public Toilet
  • Museums Australia
  • Art & Culture
  • Caters for people who use a wheelchair.