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Papers of Ruby Rich

Papers of Ruby Rich
National Library of Australia Manuscript Collection
MS 7493
Date Range
1906 - 1984
Rich, Ruby (1888 - 1988)

Correspondence, manuscript, minutes, speeches, broacasts, cuttings, publications, mainly relating to Ruby Rich's involvement in numerous women's, Jewish, cultural and international organisations. They include the Australian Federation of Women Voters, International Alliance of Women, Women's International Zionist Organisation, United Nations Commission on Status of Women, Racial Hygiene Centre, Family Planning Association of New South Wales, International Planned Parenthood Federation, Judge Rainbow Memorial Appeal Fund, United Nations Association of Australia, Commonwealth Countries' League, Australia-Israel Society for Cultural Exchange and Israel Philharmonic Orchestra. Correspondents include her sister Vera Wild and Bessie Rischbieth, Edith Hedger, Julia Rapke, Constance Davey and Maurice Schalit.

110 boxes (15.4 m)
Available for reference. Not for loan.
Finding Aid

National Library of Australia, 'Papers of Ruby Rich (1888-1988)', 1999, Details

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