• Entry type: Person
  • Entry ID: AWE4995

Brinsmead, Hesba Fay

(1922 – 2003)
  • Born 1 January, 1922
  • Died 24 November, 2003, Murwillumbah New South Wales Australia
  • Occupation Writer


Read more about Hesba Brinsmead in our sister publication The Encyclopedia of Women and Leadership in Twentieth-Century Australia.

Published resources

Archival resources

  • National Library of Australia, Manuscript Collection
    • Papers of Hesba Brinsmead, 1906-circa 1989 [manuscript]
  • National Library of Australia, Oral History and Folklore Collection
    • Hesba Brinsmead interviewed by Suzanne Lunney [sound recording]
    • H. F. Brinsmead interviewed by Hazel de Berg for the Hazel de Berg collection [sound recording]
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    • Papers
  • National Library of Australia
    • [Biographical cuttings on Hesba Brinsmead, writer, containing one or more cuttings from newspapers or journals]

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  • Awarded
    • Mary Gilmore Award (1956 - )