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Crawcour, Priscilla ( - 1977)

OBE

Died
10 March 1977
Occupation
Local government councillor and Mayor
Alternative Names
  • Crawcour, Zillah (also known as)

Summary

Zillah Crawcour served as a councillor for the City of Newtown, Victoria from 1957 until 1975 and was its mayor on two occasions, from 1964-65 and 1968. In 1969 she was appointed OBE. She again served as mayor of Newtown 1976-77 and died in office. A city park was named in her honour, as was the Zillah Crawcour Hall at Matthew Flinders Girls High School.

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Archival resources

National Library of Australia Newspaper Microcopy Reading Room

  • [Biographical cuttings on Councillor Priscilla (Zillah) Crawcour, awarded OBE for community service, containing one or more cuttings from newspapers or journals], BIOG; National Library of Australia Newspaper Microcopy Reading Room. Details

Rosemary Francis

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