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Interview with Dorothy West [sound recording] Interviewer: Yvonne Abbott

Item Title
Interview with Dorothy West [sound recording] Interviewer: Yvonne Abbott
Repository
State Library of South Australia, Mortlock Library of South Australiana
Reference
SRG 438/29/32
Date Range
c. 1986
Creator
West, Dorothy (1898 - )
Description

Adelaide Lyceum Club Oral History

Dorothy West was born in 1898 in Victoria. She always wanted to be a teacher. Went to school in Horsham, moved to Adelaide with her family and did her Bachelor of Arts and teacher training in Adelaide. She taught at Adelaide High but when she married she was no longer allowed to teach. She did teach during the war. Dorothy joined the Lyceum Club after her husband's death. Lived in her street since 1930.

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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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