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Interview with Eva McLaren [sound recording] Interviewer: Yvonne Abbott

Item Title
Interview with Eva McLaren [sound recording] Interviewer: Yvonne Abbott
Repository
State Library of South Australia, Mortlock Library of South Australiana
Reference
SRG 438/29/21
Date Range
c. 1986
Creator
McLaren, Eva (1898 - )
Description

Adelaide Lyceum Club Oral History

Eva McLaren was born in Yorkshire and educated in England and Switzerland. She lived in India and met Ghandi. On a visit to Australia she met and married Captain Edward Smith McLaren. She joined the Lyceum Club and joined every circle except Italian and bridge, was president in 1948-49 and 1959-61,enjoyed many of the speakers such as Noel Coward and during the war years was convenor of the circles.

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1 cassette
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Biographical outline (2 pages)

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  • Adelaide Lyceum Club, 1922 - 2000, SRG 438; Lyceum Club (Adelaide) Incorporated (1922 - ); State Library of South Australia, Mortlock Library of South Australiana. Details

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