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Anderson, Alice Elizabeth Foley (1897 - 1926)

Born
8 June 1897
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Died
17 September 1926
Melbourne, Victoria
Occupation
Businesswoman

Summary

Alice Anderson established the all-female business, Miss Anderson's Motor Service, in Kew in 1918. The garage offered driving tuition, mechanical check-ups, hire cars, motor tours and chauffeuring.

Sources used to compile this entry: Clarsen, Georgine, 'Anderson, Alice Elizabeth Foley (1897-1926)', in Australian Dictionary of Biography Online, Australian National University, 2006, http://www.adb.online.anu.edu.au/biogs/AS10011b.htm.

Barbara Lemon

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