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Phyllis Frost interviewed by Amy McGrath [sound recording]
Bib ID 4614397
Format AudioAudio, OnlineOnline [sound recording]
Author
Frost, Phyllis, 1917-2004, interviewee
 
Online Versions
Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies and public use. 
Description 1980 Aug. 27 
2 sound cassettes (ca. 109 min.) 
Summary

Dame Phyllis Frost talks about her family background and origins; her work as a physiotherapist; her involvement in youth club activities; her school days; her work on prison reform; the National Council of Women; the State Relief Committee; the equal rights of women; her association with the Freedom from Hunger Campaign; Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations; the Keep Australia Beautiful Campaign; the Foundation for Alcoholism and Drug Dependency; her work with the Ethnic Affairs Advisory Council; people she has worked with.

Notes

Recorded on Aug. 27, 1980.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-194748892

Index/Finding Aid Note Timed summary available. 
Subjects Frost, Phyllis, 1917-2004 -- Interviews.  |  Women philanthropists -- Australia -- Interviews.  |  Women social workers -- Australia -- Interviews.  |  Women in charitable work -- Australia -- Interviews.
Other authors/contributors McGrath, Amy, 1921-2019 interviewer

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