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  • WAAAF service record - 350207 Flight Officer Palmer, Helen Gwynneth, 1942 - 1946, A9300/1; National Archives of Australia, National Office. Details
  • Waddell, Winifred, 1884-1972, papers, 1906 - 1965, MS 9403 (MSB 463); State Library of Victoria, Australian Manuscripts Collection. Details
  • Waiting 'Round Wynyard, 1982, 577726; National Film and Sound Archive. Details
  • Wakehurst family - papers, 1891, 1931-1948, 1957, 1960, http://libapp.sl.nsw.gov.au/cgi-bin/spydus/FULL/PM/BSEARCH/826/148686,2; State Library of New South Wales. Details
  • [Walling, Edna: photography related ephemera material collected by the National Library of Australia], Australian photographer files; National Library of Australia. Details
  • Walton, Nancy-Bird (Women's Air Training Scheme), 3DRL/7865; Australian War Memorial Research Centre. Details
  • Wanamurraganya - screen prints by Sally Morgan and Bronwyn Bancrofts first solo exhibition of paintings, RP MOR (A); Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS). Details
  • WANS [Women's Australian National Services] uniforms, second hand. AWLA {Australian Women's Land Army] girls requiring., 1942 - 1943, C605; National Archives of Australia, Sydney Office. Details
  • War crimes - Banka Island - Massacre of 21 Australian nurses and murder of Australian Trade Commissioner Mr Bowden, MP742/1; National Archives of Australia, Melbourne Office. Details
  • [War Crimes and Trials - Affidavits and Sworn Statements:], 1945 - 1948, AWM54; Australian War Memorial Research Centre. Details
  • [War Crimes and Trials - Affidavits and Sworn Statements:], 1945 - 1948, AWM54; Australian War Memorial Research Centre. Details
  • War Establishments and Amendments - [Colleges and Schools:], 1947 - 1952, AWM54; Australian War Memorial Research Centre. Details
  • War Widows' Guild of Australia; War Widows' Guild of Australia (1947 - ); Private Hands (contact Australian Women's Archive Project). Details
  • War Widows' Guild of Australia NSW Limited; War Widows' Guild of Australia NSW Limited (1946 - ); Private Hands (contact Australian Women's Archive Project). Details
  • [Warengesda births, deaths and marriages], 1988, PMS 4577; Clayton, Iris (1945 - 2009); Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS). Details
  • Waterson, Lily M , 1904 - 1988, 1943 - 1945, PR91/200; Australian War Memorial Research Centre. Details
  • WEBB, JESSIE STOBO WATSON, 1922, 97/37; Webb, Jessie Stobo Watson (1880 - 1944); The University of Melbourne Archives. Details
  • WEBSTER, MONA, 1959 - 1961, 93/103; The University of Melbourne Archives. Details
  • WEDGWOOD Camilla Hildegarde [1901-1955], 1927 - 1958, P.112; University of Sydney, Archives. Details
  • Welfare Fund for AWLA [Australian Women's Land Army] donations, 1943, C605; National Archives of Australia, Sydney Office. Details
  • The Well, 1997, 334731; National Film and Sound Archive. Details
  • WENDT Alan Koeppen : Service Number - Major : Place of Birth - Glenelg SA, 1914 - 1920, NAA B2455; 8381119; National Archives of Australia. Details
  • Wendy Bacon Records, 1970 - 1989, OH 52; University of New South Wales Archives. Details
  • Wendy Craik interviewed by Nikki Henningham in the Women and leadership in a century of Australian democracy oral history project., 1949 - 2012, OH ORAL TRC 6290/29; National Library of Australia, Oral History and Folklore Collection. Details
  • Wendy McCarthy interviewed by Nikki Henningham in the Women and leadership in a century of Australian democracy oral history project, 1941 - 2011, ORAL TRC 6290/16; National Library of Australia, Oral History and Folklore Collection. Details
  • West Australian Housewives' Association Records, 1965 - 1984, ACC 3106A; JS Battye Library of West Australian History, State Library of Western Australia. Details
  • Westerly Archives, 1956 - 1990, MS 95; University of Western Australia, University Archives. Details
  • Western Australian Council for Equal Pay and Opportunity Records, 1958 - 1975, ACC 2368A; Western Australian Council for Equal Pay and Opportunity (1958 - 1973); JS Battye Library of West Australian History, State Library of Western Australia. Details
  • White , Miss Mary, 1939 - 1945, MSS1187; Australian War Memorial Research Centre. Details
  • WHITLOCK Marie Florence : Service Number - Staff Nurse : Place of Birth - Nymagee NSW : Place of Enlistment - Sydney NSW, 1914 - 1920, NAA B2455; 8386604; National Archives of Australia. Details
  • Wilfrid Thomas Interviews: Russell Braddon; Dorothy Gordon, 655104; National Film and Sound Archive. Details
  • Wilkinson/George/McHenry Family Records; Private Hands (contact Australian Women's Archive Project). Details
  • William Morrow - recordings of addresses given by Jessie Street, and interviews with Jessie Street, 1953-1960, 1953 - 1960, Z MLOH 52; Mitchell Library and Sir William Dixson Research Library, State Library of New South Wales. Details
  • Williams, Howard E. Papers, [manuscript]. 1878-1969, (bulk 1907-1969), 1878 - 1969, MS 8131; National Library of Australia Manuscript Collection. Details
  • Williams, Justina Papers, 1934 - 1999, ACC 5425A, 5527A; Williams, Joan (1914 - 2008); JS Battye Library of West Australian History, State Library of Western Australia. Details
  • Willmore Discussion Club Records, 1935 - 1937, OM73-48; Willmore Discussion Club; John Oxley Library, Manuscripts and Business Records Collection, State Library of Queensland. Details
  • Windeyer family - papers, 1827-1928, 1827 - 1928, CY 528; CY 494; CY 2559; Windeyer family; State Library of New South Wales. Details
  • Wing Officer Margaret Blackwood (at rear); Director WAAAF; Wing Officer Dorothy Hawthorn (front); Wing Officer Mary Rawlins; Wing Officer Gwen Stark, 1945, VIC0933; Australian War Memorial Research Centre. Details
  • Winners of the nurses and Australian Army Medical Women's Service (AAMWS) championships chat together after their victories, 016250; Short, Gordon; Australian War Memorial Research Centre. Details
  • Wiradjuri words, 1985, CLAYTON_I03; Clayton, Iris (1945 - 2009); Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS). Details
  • Wives of former governors of Queensland : inaugural Janet Irwin endowed lecture , 13 August 1994 - , VF 994.3; Leneen Forde; John Oxley Library, Manuscripts and Business Records Collection, State Library of Queensland. Details
  • Woman' Christian Temperance Union of New South Wales Records, 1882 - 1978, ML MSS 3641; Mitchell and Dixson Libraries Manuscripts Collection, State Library of New South Wales. Details
  • Woman Suffrage, Leaflets and Press Cuttings on Australian and Overseas Movements, MSS 38/39; Mitchell and Dixson Libraries Manuscripts Collection, State Library of New South Wales. Details
  • Woman's Christian Temperance Union of South Australia : SUMMARY RECORD, 1889 - 1982, SRG 186; Woman's Christian Temperance Union of South Australia (1889 - ); State Library of South Australia, Mortlock Library of South Australiana. Details
  • Woman's Christian Temperance Union of Tasmania Papers, 1892 - 1981, NS 331/1-108; Archives Office of Tasmania. Details
  • Woman's Christian Temperance Union of Victoria, 1887 - 1999, 101/85; The Woman's Christian Temperance Union of Victoria (1885 - ); The University of Melbourne Archives. Details
  • Woman's Christian Temperance Union of Victoria Inc. : community organisation records, 1887 - 1988, 2944; The Woman's Christian Temperance Union of Victoria (1885 - ); Australian Historic Records Register. Details
  • Woman's Christian Temperance Union of Western Australia, Minute books [manuscript], 1935 - 1937, ACC 4853A; Woman's Christian Temperance Union of Western Australia (1892 - ); JS Battye Library of West Australian History, State Library of Western Australia. Details
  • Woman's League, 1895 - 1897, SRG 690; Woman's League (1895 - 1897); State Library of South Australia, Mortlock Library of South Australiana. Details
  • Woman's Suffrage in Australia, 1924, NLA MS 3447; Anderson, Maybanke Susannah (1845 - 1927), Anderson, Maybanke; National Library of Australia. Details
  • Women 88, 1987, 46113; Moffatt, Tracey (1960 - ); National Film and Sound Archive. Details
  • Women Against Nuclear Energy , 21 April 1980 - ; State Library of South Australia. Details
  • Women Against Rape Records, 1981 - 1982, being processed; Women Against Rape Adelaide, Adelaide Women's Liberation Movement (1981 - 1982), Adelaide Women's Liberation Movement Archives; State Library of South Australia. Details
  • Women and Labour Conference records, 1981 - 1985, SRG 607; Third Women and Labour Conference (1982); State Library of South Australia, Mortlock Library of South Australiana. Details
  • Women and Native Title in South-East Australia, 1998, http://unicorn.aiatsis.gov.au/uhtbin/cgisirsi/wktuv7Idvd/79410007/9; Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS). Details
  • Women and the Australian Church records, 1984 - ; Women and the Australian Church (1984 - ); Women and the Australian Church . Details
  • Women in Philanthropy (WIP) - papers, 1995 - 1998, MS 13370, Box 76; Stegley Foundation Archives; State Library of Victoria. Details
  • Women in Politics: A Forum in the Centenary Year of Women's Suffrage [sound recording], 21 September 1994, OH 142/21; Magarey, Susan (1943 - ); State Library of South Australia, Mortlock Library of South Australiana. Details
  • Women in War –personal reminiscences, T1772, OMR 06, Box 9531; John Oxley Library, Manuscripts and Business Records Collection, State Library of Queensland. Details
  • Women Justices' Association of Victoria papers [manuscript], 1939 - 1974, MS 10773; State Library of Victoria, Australian Manuscripts Collection. Details
  • Women of the land oral history project, Feb 23 1995 - April 26 1995, ORAL TRC 3406; Bowden, Ros; National Library of Australia Oral History Collection. Details
  • Women on Farms Gathering Heritage Collection, 1990 - , http://www.wofgcollection.org.au/; Melbourne Museum. Details
  • Women Principals Association (Vic.) records [manuscript], 1939, MS 10202; Women Principals Association (Vic.) (1940 - ); State Library of Victoria, Australian Manuscripts Collection. Details
  • 'Women Who Have Achieved'; Wodonga Historical Society; Wodonga Historical Society. Details
  • The Women's [Australian] Flying Club, 1940, F04677; Stark, Amy Gwendoline (1910 - 1994), Stark, Gwen; Australian War Memorial Research Centre. Details
  • Women's Abortion Action Campaign - records 1972-1998, 1972 - 1998, MLMSS; Women's Abortion Action Campaign, Sydney (1972 - ); Mitchell and Dixson Libraries Manuscripts Collection, State Library of New South Wales. Details
  • The Women's Advisory Office, May 1976 - ; State Library of South Australia. Details
  • Women's Auxiliary Australian Air Force records, 1943 - 1946, A3103-A3117; Women's Auxiliary Australian Air Force (WAAAF) (1941 - 1947); Mitchell and Dixson Libraries Manuscripts Collection, State Library of New South Wales. Details
  • Women's Broadcast scripts incorporating scripts for the 'Women's Session', 1 December 1945 - 31 December 1952, C3224; Australian Broadcasting Commission; National Archives of Australia, Sydney Office. Details
  • Women's Collective, University of New South Wales, 1973 - 1989, CN 65; CN 450; CN554; CN 641; CN 768; CN 1074; CN 1263.; University of New South Wales Archives. Details
  • Women's College; University of Sydney, Archives. Details
  • The Women's College, University of Sydney, 1891; The Women's College, University of Sydney. Details
  • The Women's Community Aid Association (The Women's Centre in Brisbane), 4320, OM79-02, Box 9031; Women's Place Women's Space Steering Committee (1989 - ); John Oxley Library, Manuscripts and Business Records Collection, State Library of Queensland. Details
  • Women's Electoral Lobby - records, 1960s - 1990s, Ask for: Original : MLMSS; Mitchell and Dixson Libraries Manuscripts Collection, State Library of New South Wales. Details
  • Women's Electoral Lobby ( S. A.) records, 1972, SRG 405; Women's Electoral Lobby (South Australian Branch) (1972 - ); State Library of South Australia, Mortlock Library of South Australiana. Details
  • Women's Electoral Lobby Darwin, 1975 - 1986, NTRS 1834-1836; Northern Territory Archives Service, Darwin Branch. Details
  • Women's Electoral Lobby records, 1972 - 2000, Several accessions; The University of Melbourne Archives. Details
  • Women's Environmental Action Group Booklet, September 1988 - c. 1991; Women's Environmental Action Group (1988 - 1991), Women's Environmental Action Group; State Library of South Australia. Details
  • Women's Information Service Flinders University, c. 1979 - c. 1984; Flinders University Student Association; State Library of South Australia. Details
  • Women's Information Switchboard Papers, 1978 - 1980, 807-1; Women's Information Switchboard; The University of Adelaide Archives. Details
  • Women's International League for Peace & Freedom, 1958 - 1973, SRG 382; State Library of South Australia, Mortlock Library of South Australiana. Details
  • Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, Australian Section, Records, 1915 - 1973, MS 9377; State Library of Victoria, Australian Manuscripts Collection. Details
  • Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, NSW Branch, Records, MS MSS 5395; Mitchell and Dixson Libraries Manuscripts Collection, State Library of New South Wales. Details
  • Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, Queensland Branch, Records, 1960- - -, UQFL251; Fryer Library and Department of Special Collections, University of Queensland. Details
  • Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, Victorian Branch, Papers, 1915 - 1960, Contact archives for details.; State Library of Victoria, Australian Manuscripts Collection. Details
  • Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, Western Australian Branch, Records, 1979 - 1994, ACC 4435A, 4857A.; JS Battye Library of West Australian History, State Library of Western Australia. Details
  • Women's Land Army, Launceston, Tasmania, 1940 - 1995, PR00765; Australian War Memorial Research Centre. Details
  • Women's Liberation Movement, Accession Number 75 49; The University of Melbourne Archives. Details
  • Women's Literary Society, 1892 - 1893, 374.23W; Mitchell Library. Details
  • Women's Memorial, Broken Hill, Filing system by name; Outback Archives, Broken Hill City Library. Details
  • Women's Migration and Overseas Appointment Society Records, 1862 - 1901, 6-253B; Mitchell and Dixson Libraries Manuscripts Collection, State Library of New South Wales. Details
  • Women's Place Women's Space Steering Committee Records, 1989 - 1992, 4094, Box 4794 O/S; Women's Place Women's Space Steering Committee (1989 - ); John Oxley Library, Manuscripts and Business Records Collection, State Library of Queensland. Details
  • Women's Redress Press - book files, 1976-1996, including correspondence, contracts, readers' reports, reviews and photographs, 1976 - 1996, MLMSS 6308/7-10; Mitchell and Dixson Libraries Manuscripts Collection, State Library of New South Wales. Details
  • The Women's Royal Australian Army Corps, c. 1959, A7665/1; National Archives of Australia, Sydney Office. Details
  • Women's Royal Australian Army Corps Association (NSW Branch); Women's Royal Australian Army Corps Association (NSW Branch) (1977 - ); Private Hands (contact Australian Women's Archive Project). Details
  • Women's Service Guild Silver Jubilee dinner, 1945, 007406D; JS Battye Library of West Australian History, State Library of Western Australia. Details
  • Women's Service Guilds of Western Australia Records, 1909 - 1992, ACC 2530A, 4343A-4347A; Women's Service Guilds of Western Australia (1909 - 1997); JS Battye Library of West Australian History, State Library of Western Australia. Details
  • Women's Service Guilds of Western Australia Records, 1896 - 1959, ACC 1949A; Women's Service Guilds of Western Australia (1909 - 1997); JS Battye Library of West Australian History, State Library of Western Australia. Details
  • Women's Service Guilds of Western Australia Records, 1931 - 1968, ACC 2626A; Women's Service Guilds of Western Australia (1909 - 1997); JS Battye Library of West Australian History, State Library of Western Australia. Details
  • Women's Services, Sub Branch RSL (NSW); Women's Services, Sub Branch RSL (NSW); Private Hands (contact Australian Women's Archive Project). Details
  • Women's Studies Workshop, 1979-1981 [sound recording], 1979 - 1981, OH242; State Library of South Australia, Mortlock Library of South Australiana. Details
  • Women's Suffrage Petition (Monster Petition), 1891, VPRS 3253/P0, Unit 851; Public Record Office Victoria. Details
  • Women's Theatre Group, 1975 - 1989; State Library of South Australia. Details
  • Women's Voluntary National Register, New South Wales, Records, ML MSS 2025; Mitchell and Dixson Libraries Manuscripts Collection, State Library of New South Wales. Details
  • Womenwaves: New Films by Australian Women: Double-sided A4 promotional flyer for Hobart festival in 1978, 1978, 577062; National Film and Sound Archive. Details
  • Wonthaggi Women's Auxiliary, 1978, 79/116; The University of Melbourne Archives. Details
  • Wood engravings by Gladys Owen, 1920s-1950s and woodcut by Maud Sherwood, 1920s-1930s, 1920s - 1950s, PXD 765; State Library of New South Wales. Details
  • Woods , Mrs H A, 1945 - 1946, MSS1118; Australian War Memorial Research Centre. Details
  • Workers' Educational Association of Queensland Records, 1913 - 1932, OM64-13; Workers' Educational Association of Queensland; John Oxley Library, Manuscripts and Business Records Collection, State Library of Queensland. Details
  • Working papers of Justice Elizabeth Evatt, April 1989 - December 1991, Series C5031; Evatt, Elizabeth Andreas (1933 - ), Elizabeth Evatt; National Archives of Australia, National Office. Details
  • Working Women's Centre Papers, 1907 - 1985; The University of Melbourne Archives. Details
  • Workshop of the Queensland School for the Deaf at Dutton Park, Brisbane, ca. 1935, c. 1935 - , Image Number: 151056; Unknown; John Oxley Library, Manuscripts and Business Records Collection, State Library of Queensland. Details
  • World's Columbian Exposition, Chicago, 1893, New South Wales Commission, Women's Work Department Records, 1891 - 1893, ML MSS 932; Mitchell and Dixson Libraries Manuscripts Collection, State Library of New South Wales. Details
  • WRAAC [Women's Royal Australian Army Corps], 1951 - 1984, A7481/1; National Archives of Australia, National Office. Details
  • WRAAC arrive in Singapore DPR/TV/743, November 1967, F03949; Australian War Memorial Research Centre. Details
  • WRAAC drill at Queenscliff training company, F03492; Fletcher, Joan; Australian War Memorial Research Centre. Details

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