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Exhibitions

  • Faith, Hope and Charity Australian Women and Imperial Honours: 1901-1989

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Lester, Kathleen Eileen

MBE

Occupation
Aboriginal welfare worker

Summary

Kathleen Lester was appointed as a Member of the Order of the British Empire (Civil) on 13 June 1970 in recognition of her work as Welfare Officer at the Foundation for Aboriginal Affairs in Sydney.

Archival resources

National Library of Australia Manuscript Collection

  • Papers of Charles Perkins, 1956 - 1993, MS 8047; National Library of Australia Manuscript Collection. Details

Clare Land

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