Lyons, Enid Muriel, (Dame) (1897-1981)

Also known as
Burnell, Enid Muriel (1897-1981)
Lyons, Enid, (Dame) (1897-1981)
Lyons, Enid Muriel, (Honourable Dame, AD, GBE) (1897-1981)
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Politicians; Authors.; Politician
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Dame Enid Muriel Lyons (1897-1981), politician, was, according to her birth certificate, born on 9 July 1897 at Duck River (Smithton), Tasmania, second of four children of William Burnell, sawyer, and...

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Dame Enid Lyons AD GBE was the first woman elected to the Australian federal Parliament, in 1943. She was also the first woman in federal Cabinet. She was appointed as a Dame Grand Cross of the Order of the British Empire (Civil) on 11 May 1937 for her public services to Australia and as a Dame of the Order of Australia (AD) on 26 January 1980.

Originally a teacher, Enid had a long-held interest in politics. In 1915 she married Joseph Lyons, who became Prime Minister of Australia in 1931. The couple had 12 children.

In 1943 Enid Lyons was elected to the House of Representatives for the seat of Darwin (in Tasmania) as a candidate for the United Australia party, where she demonstrated her concern with issues surrounding maternity care, child endowment, women's representation in parliament and discrimination in employment.

  • Inducted into the Victorian Honour Roll of Women

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Selected resources (28)

Australian Women's Register

  1. Lyons, Enid Muriel
    Published: National Foundation for Australian Women
    Series: IspartOf The Australian Women's Register
  2. Lyons, Dame Enid Muriel (1897-1981)
    Langmore, Diane
    Published: National Centre of Biography, Australian National University
    Series: IspartOf Australian Dictionary of Biography
  3. Part 2: Women members of Australian Parliaments 1921-2013, by time periods
    Parliament of Australia
  4. Primary description of person CP 928; Hon Dame Enid Muriel Lyons AD, DBE
    National Archives of Australia
  5. Significant Tasmanian Women: Dame Enid Lyons AO (1897-1981), First woman to be elected to the Commonwealth Parliament
    Women Tasmania
    [2001]
  6. The Encyclopedia of Women and Leadership in Twentieth-Century Australia
    Smart, Judith and Swain, Shurlee (eds.)
    [2014]
    Published: Australian Women's Archives Project
  7. The Complete Book of Great Australian Women: Thirty-six women who changed the course of Australia
    De Vries, Susanna
    [Sydney]
    Published: HarperCollins
  8. Dame Enid Lyons
    [2003]
    Series: IspartOf George Negus TonightAustralian Broadcasting Commission
  9. 200 Australian Women: A Redress Anthology
    Radi, Heather
    [Broadway, NSW]
    Published: Women's Redress Press
  10. Faith, Hope and Charity Australian Women and Imperial Honours: 1901-1989
    Australian Women's Archives Project
    [2003]
    Published: Australian Women's Archives Project
  11. No ordinary lives: pioneering women in Australian politics
    Jenkins, Cathy
    [Melbourne]
    Published: Australian Scholarly Publishing
  12. Uphill all the way: a documentary history of women in Australia
    Daniels, Kay and Murnane, Mary
    [St Lucia, QLD]
    Published: University of Queensland Press
  13. Australian women writers : a bibliographic guide
    Adelaide, Debra
    [London ; Sydney]
    Published: Pandora Press
  14. So Many Firsts: Liberal Women from Enid Lyons to the Turnbull Era
    Fitzherbert, Margaret
    [Leichhardt, NSW]
    Published: The Federation Press
  15. Dame Enid Lyons
    [2002]
    Published: Australian Broadcasting Corporation
    Series: IspartOf AustraliansBehind the News, Australian Broadcasting Corporation
  16. List of Electoral Divisions Named After Women
    Australian Electoral Commission
  17. Liberal women : Federation to 1949
    Fitzherbert, Margaret
    [Sydney]
    Published: Federation Press
  18. Dame Enid Lyons interviewed by Mel Pratt in the Mel Pratt collection [sound recording]
    [13 March 1972 - 22 March 1972]
    Series: National Library of Australia, Oral History and Folklore Collection
    Dame Enid comments on her husband's schooling, interests and persuasiveness; George Pearce; Joe's "illiteracy"; his character; myth of support of Victorian establishment; his relationship with Casey; his qualifications for political eminence ; her conversion to Catholicism; accusation of her dominating Joe; conscription; Father O'Donnell; her early life in Tasmania; King O'Malley; educational changes in Tasmania; Mr Neale; honeymoon at the Premiers' Conference; Mrs Holman; the Labor Party and class consciousness; interest in politics; Blackburn interpretation; problems faced by Joe as Premier; relationship with trade unions; Lyons entry into Federal government; difference between Federal and Tasmanian Labor Parties; Lyons as Acting Treasurer; break with Labor Party; standards of values in politics; Theodore; Albert Ogilvie; conversion of loan campaign; Nationalist Party; relations between UAP and Country Party; Frank Green; Catholic education; Australian Women's National League and United Australia party; preparing Australia for war; Lyons' relationship with Menzies; Menzies and Murdoch; Menzies and Mussolini; Munich Crisis; Germany and Czechoslovakia; Chamberlain; Lyons' death; the Baldwins; her running for Parliament; opposition from the Labor party; Dorothy Tangney; attitude of colleagues to women in parliament; Calwell and immigration; her relationship with Menzies; Menzies' attacks on Curtin; her maiden speech; workload as a politician; endowment for first child; inclusion in Cabinet; Henry Gullet; leakages from Cabinet; retirement from politics; experiences in journalism; Australian Broadcasting Commission; Boyer; being made Dame Grand Cross of the Order of the British Empire.
    ORAL TRC 121/30
  19. Dame Enid Lyons - a tribute [sound recording] / presented by the Australian Broadcasting Commission
    [1981?]
    Series: National Library of Australia, Oral History and Folklore Collection
    1 sound cassette (ca. 60 min.) A compilation of a series of radio interviews done with Enid Lyons expressing her views on various matters, including anecdotes, quotes and comments about her by others who had worked with her over the years.
    ORAL TRC 1113
  20. Papers of Dame Enid Muriel Lyons, 1931-1974 [manuscript]
    [2.55 m : 1931 - 1974]
    Series: National Library of Australia, Manuscript Collection
    Consists mainly of correspondence, but also includes photographs, newspaper cuttings, speeches, and broadcasts, manuscripts of her books So we take comfort, The old haggis and Among the carrion crows, invitations and programs. The correspondence is largely condolence letters from individuals and organisations following J.A. Lyon's death in 1939. The remaining letters are from politicians, Tasmanian friends, and numerous organisations - mainly women's groups, religious organisations, and the Liberal Party. This correspondence, and the speeches and broadcasts cover such topics as material and infant welfare, social services and abortion law reform.
    MS 4852
  21. Irina Dunn further papers, 1943-1994
    [1.7 m : 1943 - 1994]
    Series: State Library of New South Wales
    Papers, correspondence, notes, draft essays, photographs, printed material, and realia 1943-1994, related to a number of significant issues and organisations with which Irina Dunn was associated. Includes material related to Jessie Street and the Jessie Street Women's Library, 1943-1989, the National Foundation for Australian Women, 1990-1994, the Sydney Hilton Hotel bombing in 1978 and subsequent Ananda Marga conspiracy case, 1978-1991 BOX 1 National Foundation for Australian Women membership list for 1990, National Foundation for Australian Women New South Wales Branch membership list for 1991, National Foundation for Australian Women 'Broadside' newsletter questionnaire for membership survey, 1992, National Foundation for Australian Women folder for the National Women's Conference, 1990, National Foundation for Australian Women 'Broadside' newsletter, November 1989 to May 1994. BOX 2 National Foundation for Australian Women Coordinating Committee minutes and correspondence, 1990-1993, vol. 1 BOX 3 National Foundation for Australian Women Coordinating Committee minutes and correspondence, 1990-1993, vol. 2 BOX 4 National Foundation for Australian Women Coordinating Committee miscellaneous documents, 1990-1993 BOX 5 Jessie Street's monogrammed bound original copy of the 'Australian Woman's Charter 1943' signed by the participants of the Australian Women's Conference 19-22 November, 1943. Jessie Street's monogrammed bound original copies of the 'Australian Women's Digest Vol. 1, no.s 1-12 (signed by some of the contributors), Vol. 2 and Vol. 3. Photograph of Jessie Street with Miss Shu-Ling Zung (China) drafting a resolution at the Second Session of the Status of Women Commission at Lake Success, New York, in January 1948. Photograph of Jessie Street drafting a resolution at the Second Session of the Status of Women Commission at Lake Success, New York, in January 1948, with a cigarette hanging from the corner of her mouth. Signed photograph of Jessie Street taken at the Conference for Essential Social Services 18-19 June 1934 with Dame Enid Lyons and other participants. Articles written by and about Jessie Street and material relating to the formation of the Jessie Street Women's Library. BOX 6 Personal papers of Irina Dunn relating to the Jessie Street Centenary Committee, 1989 BOX 7 Papers and photographs related to the 1978 Sydney Hilton Hotel bombing and Ananda Marga conspiracy case and the campaign exposing the frame-up of Tim Anderson (CEFTA), 1978-1991. Also includes court transcripts, photocopies of Hansard, and transcripts from television programs and interviews related to the case against Anderson. BOX 8 Academics for Justice, including newsclippings, notes, reports, correspondence, publicity material, newsletters, journal articles, photocopies of newspaper articles, annotated draft copy of 'Conspiracy' by John Jiggens and printed copy of 'The incredible exploding man. Evan Pederick & the trial of Tim Anderson', 1991. BOX 9 Printed copies of 'The prison struggle' by George Zdenkowski and David Brown, 1982, 'Wilful obstruction' by Tony Vinson, 1982, 'Walled garden, poems from NSW prisons', 1978, 'Im not for Women's Lib but', 1976, 'Legal Resources Book (NSW), 1978, 'Report of Royal Commission into N.S.W. Prisons', 1978, 25 metal political lapel badges, 1960-1990 BOX 10 'A natural legacy' correspondence, 1977, 'The true story of Rum Jungle' university lecture, 1990. Various printed comic books, ca. 1960-1980, including issues of 'Matilda', 'Barry McKenzie', 'Freak Brothers' and 'Zap'. BOX 11(X) Printed copies of 'Time & Life' newspaper of prisoners of New South Wales jails, 1977, 'In Jail Print News', 1977-1980
    MLMSS 8202/Boxes 1-10 , MLMSS 8202/Box 11X
  22. [Personal Papers of Prime Minister Gorton]
    [17 September 1969 - 1970]
    Series: National Archives of Australia, National Office, Canberra
    [Personal Papers of Prime Minister Gorton] Correspondence with the Hon L H E Bury (Treasurer) [re overseas investment, Commonwealth-State financial relations, pensions payable to former Prime Ministers wives (Dame Enid Lyons, Mrs Elsie Curtin), nuclear development, Commonwealth expenditure etc.]
    Series M3787; Contol Symbol 34; Item Barcode 4029449
  23. Papers of Jack and Jean Horner, 1956-2003 [manuscript]
    [9.95 m : 1956 - 2003]
    Series: National Library of Australia, Manuscript Collection
    The bulk of the MS 9503 collection comprises papers relating to both published and unpublished works by Jack Horner, most of which concern Aboriginal rights issues. The papers include correspondence, research material and edited drafts. There are papers relating to the involvement of Horner and his wife with the Australian Council of Churches Commission on Aboriginal Development. These include agenda, minutes of meetings and related documentation. A small amount of correspondence is included in the papers, most of which relates to research for and publication of works by Jack Horner. Correspondents include Faith Bandler, Rev. F.G. Engel, Bill Gammage, Lex Grey and Dame Enid Lyons (10 boxes, 1 fol. Box). The Acc06.134 instalment comprises papers accumulated by Jean and Jack Horner reflecting their roles in the Aboriginal rights movement including their involvement with the Aboriginal-Australian Fellowship and the Federal Council for the Advancement of Aborigines and Torres Strait Islanders (FCAATSI). The instalment includes correspondence, draft articles and publications prepared by Jack Horner, research files, press cuttings, newsletters and minutes of FCAATSI (51 boxes, 3 oversize boxes, 2 card drawers).
    MS 9503
  24. Papers on various Australian women [19--] [manuscript]
    [267 pages ]
    Series: National Library of Australia, Manuscript Collection
    Manuscript drafts of biographical papers on the following: Anderson, Mary (11 p.); Brennan, Jennie (7 p.); Couchman, Dame Elizabeth May Ramsay (13 p.); Deakin's daughters, Brookes and Ivy Deakin; Rivett, Stella (Deakin) Lady; White, Vera (Deakin) Lady (14 p.); Goldstein, Vida (21 p.); Holman, May (16 p.); James, Britomarte (23 p.); Lyons, Dame Enid (17 p.); Rich, Ruby (19 p.); Rischbieth, Bessie Mabel (36 p.); Sweet, Georgina (22 p.); Waterworth, Edith (16 p.); Woinarski, Gertrude Zichy- (10 p.); Young, Jeanne (10 p.).
    MS 842
  25. Papers of Janine Haines AM
    [3.48 m : 1961 - 2013]
    Series: State Library of South Australia
    Records comprising the papers of Janine Haines AM, including files gathered and developed throughout her political career with the Australian Democrats. Subjects include women's issues and equality, health, international issues, privacy, human rights, political processes and campaigns. Also contains papers from her association with the various committees, groups and charities which she was a part of, and from the Adelaide University where Janine was the Deputy Vice-Chancellor. Includes diaries and notebooks, literature reviews, media releases, biographical notes, information regarding speaking engagement and speeches, and a personal invitation to the opening of the New Parliament House, Canberra. Also contains photographs of Janine in her personal and political life, portrait drawings, and photographs of Australian Democrats Senators and candidates from South Australia for the 1987 and 1990 elections. Includes the typescript of 'Suffrage to Sufferance: a hundred years of women in politics', 1992 and preparatory research, and a personal annotated published copy. Contains Australian Democrats artefacts such as badges, stationary, a mug, along with a pair of Janine's iconic eyeglasses. Includes congratulatory letters on achieving her Order of Australia, and sympathy cards sent to the family after Janine's passing in 2004. See Box List for a complete description of box contents.
    PRG 1618
  26. Papers of Alexander Gore Gowrie, 1835-1987 [manuscript]
    [8.54 m : 1835 - 1987]
    Series: National Library of Australia, Manuscript Collection
    The papers comprise official and private correspondence, cables, genealogical and biographical papers, legal and financial records, speeches, broadcasts, photographs, newspaper cuttings and memorabilia relating to Lord Gowrie's life and military and public career including his service in Australia as Governor of South Australia (1928-34), Governor of New South Wales (1935-36), and Governor-General of Australia (1936-44). Aspects of the life and work of Gowrie's wife, Zara, and their son, Patrick Hore-Ruthven, are also detailed in the papers. Amongst the fellow governors, politicians, military leaders, monarchs and other prominent individuals, from both Australia and overseas, whose letters can be found in the collection are Lord Kitchener, Joseph and Enid Lyons, Lord Baden Powell, Sir George Murray, Lord Bruce, Stanley Baldwin, Sir John Latham, Sir Keith Officer, F. M. Forde, R. G. Menzies, W. M. Hughes, General Douglas MacArthur, Eamon de Valera, Maie Casey, Sir Donald Bradman, Sir Lloyd Dumas, Sir Earle Page, Sir Robert Garran, Sir Winston Churchill, Lord Montgomery, Ben Chifley, Daisy Bates, Lloyd Rees, Lord Dudley, Joan Hammond, Sir Keith Hancock, May Gibbs, Lady Stonehaven, Ivy Brookes, Lord Slim, Paul Sorensen, Mab Grimwade, Emily Dutton and Sir Philip Game.
    MS 2852
  27. Portrait of Dame Enid Lyons with Lady Gullet and Dame Mary Hughes at Parliament House, Canberra, ca. 1955
    [c. 1955]
  28. Dame Enid Lyons, Devenport, Tasmania
    [c. 1941]

Resources by Enid Muriel Lyons (17)

  1. Papers of Dame Enid Muriel Lyons
    Lyons, Enid Muriel, Dame, 1897-1981
    [ Unpublished : 1931-1974 ]
    At National Library
    Papers of Dame Enid Muriel Lyons
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  2. Dame Enid Lyons interviewed by Andrew Clark
    Lyons, Enid Muriel, Dame, 1897-1981
    [ Sound : 1981 ]
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    Dame Enid Lyons interviewed by Andrew Clark
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 240,374.719)

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  3. Dame Enid Lyons interviewed by Mel Pratt in the Mel Pratt collection
    Lyons, Enid Muriel, Dame, 1897-1981
    [ Sound : 1972 ]
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    Dame Enid Lyons interviewed by Mel Pratt in the Mel Pratt collection
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 239,996.781)

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  4. Dame Enid Lyons at the opening of Hughes Centre, Canberra, A.C.T., recorded by Bert Sheedy in the Bert Sheedy and Marj Sheedy oral history collection
    Lyons, Enid Muriel, Dame, 1897-1981
    [ Sound : 1964 ]
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    Dame Enid Lyons at the opening of Hughes Centre, Canberra, A.C.T., recorded by Bert Sheedy in the Bert Sheedy and Marj Sheedy oral history collection
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 219,476.422)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 219,476.422)

  5. My life : the illustrated autobiography of Dame Enid Lyons
    Lyons, Enid Muriel, Dame, 1897-1981
    [ Book : 1949 ]
    At 6 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 218,702.531)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 218,702.531)

  6. Home Hill / some reflections by Dame Enid Lyons ; edited by Brendan Lyons
    Lyons, Enid Muriel, Dame, 1897-1981
    [ Book : 2007 ]
    At 3 libraries
    Home Hill / some reflections by Dame Enid Lyons ; edited by Brendan Lyons
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 199,591.297)

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  7. Dame Enid Lyons - a tribute / presented by the Australian Broadcasting Commission
    Lyons, Enid Muriel, Dame, 1897-1981
    [ Sound : 1981 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 192,818.328)

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  8. The old haggis / Enid Lyons ; illustrated by Allan Langoulant
    Lyons, Enid Muriel Dame, 1897-1981
    [ Book, Audio book : 1969 ]
    At 24 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 189,020.203)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 189,020.203)

  9. Among the carrion crows / [by] Dame Enid Lyons
    Lyons, Enid Muriel, Dame, 1897-1981
    [ Book, Audio book : 1972-1997 ]
    At 69 libraries
    Among the carrion crows / [by] Dame Enid Lyons
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 159,975.391)

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  10. So we take comfort
    Lyons, Enid Muriel, Dame, 1897-1981
    [ Book : 1965-1966 ]
    At 55 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 136,415.297)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 136,415.297)

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  1. Papers of Dame Enid Muriel Lyons
    Lyons, Enid Muriel, Dame, 1897-1981
    [ Unpublished : 1931-1974 ]
    At National Library
    Papers of Dame Enid Muriel Lyons
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 245,667.016)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 245,667.016)

  2. Dame Enid Lyons interviewed by Andrew Clark
    Lyons, Enid Muriel, Dame, 1897-1981
    [ Sound : 1981 ]
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    At National Library
    Dame Enid Lyons interviewed by Andrew Clark
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 240,324.25)

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  3. Dame Enid Lyons interviewed by Mel Pratt in the Mel Pratt collection
    Lyons, Enid Muriel, Dame, 1897-1981
    [ Sound : 1972 ]
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    At National Library
    Dame Enid Lyons interviewed by Mel Pratt in the Mel Pratt collection
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 240,013.078)

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  4. [Biographical cuttings on Enid Muriel Lyons, Dame, containing one or more cuttings from newspapers or journals]
    [ Published : 1900-1990 ]
    At National Library
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  5. Dame Enid Lyons at the opening of Hughes Centre, Canberra, A.C.T., recorded by Bert Sheedy in the Bert Sheedy and Marj Sheedy oral history collection
    Lyons, Enid Muriel, Dame, 1897-1981
    [ Sound : 1964 ]
    View online
    At National Library
    Dame Enid Lyons at the opening of Hughes Centre, Canberra, A.C.T., recorded by Bert Sheedy in the Bert Sheedy and Marj Sheedy oral history collection
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 219,644.516)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 219,644.516)

  6. My life : the illustrated autobiography of Dame Enid Lyons
    Lyons, Enid Muriel, Dame, 1897-1981
    [ Book : 1949 ]
    At 6 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 219,050.188)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 219,050.188)

  7. Home Hill / some reflections by Dame Enid Lyons ; edited by Brendan Lyons
    Lyons, Enid Muriel, Dame, 1897-1981
    [ Book : 2007 ]
    At 3 libraries
    Home Hill / some reflections by Dame Enid Lyons ; edited by Brendan Lyons
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 199,303.094)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 199,303.094)

  8. Portrait of Dame Enid Lyons ca. 1950 / Antoine Kershaw
    Kershaw, Antoine
    [ Photograph : 1950 ]
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    Portrait of Dame Enid Lyons ca. 1950 / Antoine Kershaw
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  9. Dame Enid Lyons - a tribute / presented by the Australian Broadcasting Commission
    Lyons, Enid Muriel, Dame, 1897-1981
    [ Sound : 1981 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 192,507.078)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 192,507.078)

  10. The old haggis / Enid Lyons ; illustrated by Allan Langoulant
    Lyons, Enid Muriel Dame, 1897-1981
    [ Book, Audio book : 1969 ]
    At 24 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 188,283.094)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 188,283.094)

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    Anthropologist; Journalist
    ... Pink, Olive Muriel (1884 - 1975) ... Sutherland, Margaret Ada (1897 - 1984) ... references in Bob Reece's work Daisy Bates: Grand dame of the desert and Susanna De Vries' book Desert Queen ...
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  1. Dame Enid Lyons' Housing Plea
    News (Adelaide, SA : 1923 - 1954) Friday 26 November 1943 p 5 Article
    ... up healthy and happy"--was made today by Dame Enid Lyons, M.H.R., to the women's council of the ... before this could be done. Among speakers were Dame Enid, the woman's branch presi-/ dent (Mrs. Gordon ... 352 words
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  2. DAME ENID LYONS. Beneficiary Under Will.
    The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) Thursday 16 December 1937 p 12 Article
    ... DAME ENID LYONS. Beneficiary Under Will. Under tlio will of U|e lato Sir Joiui HJgglns, the sum of ... '£2600 lias been bequeathed to "Mrs, Enid Muriel Lyons, wife of tho Right Hon, Joseph Lyons. Prlme ... 67 words
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  3. DAME ENID LYONS Bequest Of £2,500
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Thursday 16 December 1937 p 45 Article
    ... DAME ENID LYONS Bequest Of £2,500 Included among the numerous legacies and bequests provided in the ... . Enid Muriel Lyons, wife of the Right Honorable Joseph Lyons, Prime Minister of Australia.' 'This ... 110 words
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  1. Government Gazette Appointments and Employment
    Commonwealth of Australia Gazette (National : 1901 - 1973) Monday 19 December 1949 [Issue No.98] p 3832

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    ... Dame Enid Muriel Lyons, G.B.E., M.P., to be Vice-President of the Federal Executive Council. By His ... 57 words
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    Commonwealth of Australia Gazette (National : 1901 - 1973) Thursday 8 March 1951 [Issue No.18] p 675

    Government Gazette Appointments And Employment

    ... notified, for general information, that he has accepted the resignation of— The Honourable Dame Enid Muriel ... Lyons, G.B.E., M.P., of her appointment as Vice-President of the Federal Executive Council. By His ... 55 words
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  3. AUSTRALIAN BROADCASTING COMMISSION. RE-APPOINTMENT OF A COMMISSIONER.
    Commonwealth of Australia Gazette (National : 1901 - 1973) Thursday 24 June 1954 [Issue No.38] p 1822

    Government Gazette Appointments And Employment

    ... -appointment of the Honorable Dame Enid Muriel Lyons, G.B.E., as a Commissioner of the Australian Broadcasting ... 59 words
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    [Dame Enid Lyons using a treadle sewing machine] A. Collingridge
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    Portrait of Dame Enid Lyons, ca. 1930s / A. Collingridge
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    [Dame Enid Lyons baking in her kitchen] A. Collingridge
  5. Portrait of Dame Enid Lyons
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    Portrait of Dame Enid Lyons
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  1. Enid Lyons
    Langmore, Diane
    Prime Ministers' Wives: The Public and Private Lives of Ten Australian Women
    [ Article : 1992 ]
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  2. Tribute to Dame Enid Lyons
    Barnett, Guy; Liberal Party of Australia
    [ Article : 2004 ]
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  3. Dame Enid Lyons: a lady with style
    Gardam, Faye
    Papers and Proceedings: Tasmanian Historical Research Association
    [ Article : 1996 ]
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  4. A Dame twice created (Interview with Dame Enid Lyons)
    Dexter, Nancy
    Sydney Morning Herald
    [ Article : 1980 ]
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  1. Enid Lyons
    Enid Lyons
    Created by Sharni281, 15 items.

    Research Project Collection

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  2. Enid Lyons
    Enid Lyons
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  3. CHAMPION, Gwen
    CHAMPION, Gwen
    Created by KEVING., 59 items.

    Gwendolyn (Gwen) Freida V CHAMPION (daughter of Villiers Adolphus Richard CHAMPION and Violet Annie PURDUE) was born 1900 in Parramatta, NSW, Australia, and died on August 27,1940 at her home Brent Ho...

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  1. [J.C. Williamson collection of theatre programs. General theatre programs / in the Australian performing arts collection (PROMPT)]
    J.C. Williamson (Firm)
    [J.C. Williamson collection of theatre programs. General theatre programs
    [ Published, Book : 1883-1972 ]
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  1. Among the carrion crows
    Lyons, Enid Muriel
    [ Book : 1997 ]
    At RHSV Library
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  2. My life / the illustrated autobiography of Dame Enid Lyons
    Lyons, Dame Enid Muriel
    [ Book : 1949 ]
    At Flinders University
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  3. With fond regards : private lives through letters / edited and introduced by Elizabeth Riddell ; compiled by Yvonne Cramer
    Cramer, Yvonne
    National Library of Australia News
    [ Government publication, Book, Archived website, Article : 1995 ]
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    With fond regards : private lives through letters / edited and introduced by Elizabeth Riddell ; compiled by Yvonne Cramer
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  4. [Australian theatre broadsides]
    Darrell, George, 1850?-1921
    [Australian theatre broadsides].
    [ Book, Microform : 1890-1909 ]
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    [Australian theatre broadsides]
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  1. Full transcript
    Australian Broadcasting Corporation. Radio National
    [ Sound : 2000-2015 ]
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    At ABC Radio National
    Full transcript
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  2. A Visual history, 1901-1945 / written by Sue Fabian and Morag Loh
    [ Video : 1980-1987 ]
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  3. Australian women's heritage: 1901-1945
    Equality Videos
    [ Video : 1986 ]
    At Moving Image Coll
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  4. Joining the neighbourhood
    Australian Broadcasting Corporation. Radio National
    [ Sound : 2013 ]
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    At ABC Radio National
    Joining the neighbourhood
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