• Entry type: Person
  • Entry ID: AWE6196

Watt, Eileen

(1903 – 1994)
  • Born 1 January, 1903
  • Died 31 December, 1994
  • Occupation Teacher


Eileen Watt received a Bachelor of Arts degree and a Diploma of Education from the University of Sydney. She taught in Katoomba, however was made redundant during the Great Depression. Eileen then went on to teach the psychology of selling, interviewed women personalities for the ABC, and worked for the Adult Education Department of the University of Sydney. After the Second World War, Eileen taught in high schools in Sydney, before retiring in 1960.


Archival resources

  • National Library of Australia, Manuscript Collection
    • Papers of Eileen Watt, 1927-1983, 2009 (bulk 1975-1981) [manuscript]
    • 22 files annotated in alphabetical order by country or region C-J - Box 16 (MS 1923)