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  • Australian Women Lawyers as Active Citizens

Dunbar, Helen Ida

Occupation
Lawyer

Summary

In 1931 Helen Ida Dunbar became the first woman to graduate from University of Tasmania Law School.

Sources used to compile this entry: 'Brilliant Law Student: Miss Helen Dunbar - First Tasmanian Woman Graduate', The Mercury, 14 January 1931, p. 6.

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