Exhibition: Bertha Cave and the struggle of women to join the legal profession
An exhibition to mark the Sex Disqualification (Removal) Act 1919.
In March 1903, Bertha Cave applied to join Gray’s Inn. She was rejected because she was a woman.
This exhibition will release new research about Bertha Cave and her struggle to join the legal profession.
Provided by Dr Judith Bourne Ph.D, LL.M, LL.B, SFHEA, Barrister at Law (non-practising), Programme Director for Law at St. Mary's University Twickenham. In collaboration with the Inn's Archives.
Open to all (members and the general public).
Start date: Thursday 17 October
End date: 20 December 2019
Visiting times: During Reception opening hours, Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 6pm
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