Schweizer Frauenblatt

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The journal Schweizer Frauenblatt , subtitle: Organ for women's interests and tasks , was the publication organ of the Federation of Swiss Women's Associations . It has been published since 1919, making it one of the oldest magazines in the Swiss women's movement . Betty Wehrli-Knobel and Iris von Roten were among the editors . From 1939 Else Züblin-Spiller was president of the Swiss Women's Journal cooperative.

From 1989 it appeared under the title Zeitspiegel Frau , with the title Schweizer Frauenblatt in the subtitle.

The publisher and place of publication changed several times over the years; the last time the paper was sold in 1964 to the Winterthur printing company, which had printed the newspaper since 1939. In 1990 the sheet was completely discontinued.

Other early publications of the Swiss women's movement were, for example, women's suffrage , the non-profit Swiss woman , Schweizer Frauenheim , Schweizer Frauen-Zeitung , Schweizer Hauszeitung , The Voice of Women , Union and Xanthippe .


  • Annette Peyer: Time mirror Mrs. Schweizer Frauenblatt. History and development of one of the oldest articles in the Swiss women's press , typescript, Zurich 1990

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