Woman Henry, Alice

Journalist and Trade unionist

Written by Caitlin Stone, The University of Melbourne

Alice Henry was born in Melbourne in 1857. She went on to become a feminist journalist and union activist who became a prominent and respected figure in the American women's and trade union movements. She died in 1943.

Published Resources


  • Kirkby, Diane, Alice Henry: The Power of Pen and Voice. The Life of an Australian-American Labor Reformer, Cambridge University Press, Melbourne, Victoria, 1991. Details

Online Resources