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Interview with Stella Sobels [sound recording] Interviewer: Yvonne Abbott

Item Title
Interview with Stella Sobels [sound recording] Interviewer: Yvonne Abbott
Repository
State Library of South Australia, Mortlock Library of South Australiana
Reference
SRG 438/29/24
Date Range
19 February 1985
Description

Adelaide Lyceum Club Oral History

Stella Sobels lived at Largs Bay and Semaphore as a child and attended the Lothian House school, then moved to North Adelaide and attended St Peter's Girls School. She went to the Conservatorium and had singing lessons from Winslow Hall and Clive Carey. She was involved in local theatre and radio. Joined the Red Cross during World War I. Her father became ill so she looked after him and he died in 1940. She returned to the Red Cross and stayed until 1957. Musical Societies in Adelaide. Joined the Lyceum Club in 1947. Went with the Australian choir to England in 1933. Music programmes in the Lyceum Club.

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1 cassette
Finding Aid

Biographical outline (3 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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