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Reid, Elizabeth Julia (1915 - 1974)

Born
24 February 1915
Waverley, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Died
23 December 1974
The Hague, The Netherlands
Occupation
Journalist and Feminist

Summary

Elizabeth Reid became a member of the Grail in 1938 after it was established in Sydney in 1937. As a member of this Catholic lay organisation, she worked to ensure that Catholic laywomen did play a greater role in the world.

Sources used to compile this entry: Carey, Hilary M., 'Reid, Elizabeth Julia (1915-1974)', in Australian Dictionary of Biography Online, Australian National University, 2006, http://www.adb.online.anu.edu.au/biogs/A160083b.htm.

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Archival resources

The Grail Centre, Sydney

  • The Grail records, 1936; The Grail (1937 - ); The Grail Centre, Sydney. Details

Rosemary Francis

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