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Azaria Chamberlain birth details, 1980 [manuscript]
Bib ID 4555452
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Chamberlain, Azaria, 1980-1980
 
Access Conditions Permission required for research. Not for loan. 
Description Mount Isa, Qld., 1980 
1 p. ; 21 cm. 
Series

Papers of Lindy Chamberlain

Summary

This is a pink birth details card. Details of Azaria's birth have been written on it in biro.

Biography/History

On 17 August 1980 Alice Lynne (Lindy) Chamberlain was camping with her husband, Michael, and children at the Ayer's Rock camping ground when her youngest child, Azaria, disappeared from the family tent. Lindy Chamberlain was subsequently convicted of the murder of her daughter and sentenced to life imprisonment. The case attracted wide media coverage and public interest, both within Australia and overseas. All convictions against Lindy and Michael Chamberlain were finally quashed on 15 Sept. 1988.

Notes

Manuscript reference no.: MS 9180, Series 1, Box 62, Azaria birth memorabilia folder.

Part of the Papers of Lindy Chamberlain.

Digital master available National Library of Australia;

Subjects Chamberlain, Azaria, 1980-1980.  |  Chamberlain-Creighton, Lindy, 1948- -- Archives.
Time Coverage 1980 

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