• Entry type: Organisation
  • Entry ID: AWE0062

Children’s Library and Crafts Movement

(From 1934 – 1969)


The Children’s Library and Crafts Movement succeeded the free Children’s Library and Crafts Club and was established in 1934. Doris Rivett was a founder and secretary-organiser until 1961.

Published resources

Archival resources

  • National Library of Australia
    • [Biographical cuttings on Mary Matheson, former secretary of the Children's Library and Crafts Movement, containing one or more cuttings from newspapers or journals]
  • State Library of New South Wales
    • Creative Leisure Movement (Children's Library and Crafts Movement) records, 1960-1977, including minutes, correspondence and annual reports

Related entries

  • Founder
    • Rivett, Doris Mary (Mary) (1896 - 1969)
  • Subsequent
    • Creative Leisure Movement (1970 - )
  • Previous
    • Children's Library and Crafts Club (1922 - 1934)