• Entry type: Cultural Artefact
  • Entry ID: AWE0324

Pioneer Women’s Memorial Garden

  • Occupation Commemoration


The Pioneer Women’s Memorial Garden was established by the women of South Australia as a tribute to the pioneer women of the state in 1941. The garden was designed by landscape designer Elsie Cornish and the statue created by Ola Cohn was unveiled by Lady Muriel Barclay-Harvey on the 19 April 1941. The Memorial Garden was paid for by the Women’s Centenary Council of South Australia.

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  • Related Women
    • Cohn, Carola (Ola) (1892 - 1964)
    • Zelling, Sesca Ross (1918 - 2001)
  • Chair
    • Zelling, Sesca Ross (1918 - 2001)