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Papers of June George, 1961-1993 [manuscript]
Bib ID 1419033
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
George, June, 1922-2009
 
Access Conditions Available for research. Not for loan. 
Description [1961-1993] 
0.55 m. (3 boxes) + 1 fol. packet. 
Summary

Memorabilia of June George including personal correspondence, 1961-1991, and official letters of recommendation for an overseas trip, 1965-1966; newspaper clippings, 1966-1986; invitations to official functions, 1956-1991 (including tickets to the 1956 Melbourne Olympics); and other papers including a photocopy of the funeral service of Rear Admiral F.L. George, 18 May 1992. There are also papers relating to June George's involvement in the Asthma Foundation of Victoria, including annual reports, 1964-1981, and writings by George on the history of the Foundation. Other files relate to the Women of the Year Luncheon, 1984-1991, Dr Barnardo's Women's Auxiliary, 1968-1969, and, the Women's International Club, 1982-1986.

The Acc07/125 instalment comprises letters and postcards from author Catherine Gaskin (also known as Catherine Cornberg) to Mrs. F.L. (June) George. In addition, a small number of news clippings and colour photographs of Gaskin.

Biography/History

Everilda June George (formerly Campbell, née Hughes) was the wife of Rear Admiral Frank Leveson George. She was the Honorary Secretary of the Asthma Foundation of Victoria, 1964-1965.

Notes

Manuscript reference no.: MS 8549, MS Acc07.125.

Subjects George, June, 1922-2009 -- Archives.  |  George, Frank Leveson, 1910-1992 -- Archives.  |  Asthma Foundation of Victoria.  |  Admirals' spouses -- Australia -- Archives.  |  Admirals -- Australia -- Archives.
Time Coverage 1961-1993 

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