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Series 1388 - Australian Federation of University Women South Australian Branch Records

Date Range1888 - 2012
Quantity492 cm, 23 boxes + 9 albums + 1 CD
ProvenanceAustralian Federation of University Women (SA)
Description

The Adelaide University Women Graduates' Association was founded in 1914 as the Women Graduates' Club, a sub-society of the Adelaide University Women Students' Club (which was founded in 1909). In 1929 it became the Adelaide University Women Graduates' Association, and in 1968, the South Australian University Women Graduates' Association. In 1974 it affiliated with the national body of the Australian Federation of University Women and the SA branch was incorporated in 1981. The records include annual reports, membership records, newsletters, conference papers, photographs of early women graduates and papers relating to other State and Territory branches of the AFUW, and its international umbrella body, the International Federation of University Women [IFUW]. There is also a collection of oral histories with notable women graduates undertaken by the AFUW from 1981 onwards - see inventory for detailed listing.

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1554  Australian Federation of University Women Publications 1969 - 2012

1396  Australian Federation of University Women South Australian Branch Minutes 1914 - 2003

Inventory Listing

Annual Reports and AGM Papers
Date Range 1933 - 2003    Quantity 17.5 cm, 16 folders
Inventory Identifier 138800001 Box Number 1 Series 1388
Reports to Federal Council

Reports by the State President to the Federal Council which include membership numbers, fellowship and bursay winners, and activities and seminars organised by the AFUW (SA).

Date Range 1996 - 1997    Quantity 0.5 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 138800002 Box Number 2 Series 1388
Lists of Office Bearers

1914-1956 and 1995: Complete lists of office bearers.
1957-1964: Lists of Presidents and Secretaries only.

Date Range 1914 - 1995, 1914-1956, 1995    Quantity 0.5 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 138800003 Box Number 2 Series 1388
Correspondence

General correpondence of the Secretary and/or President.

Date Range 1972 - 2003    Quantity 70 cm, 32 folders
Inventory Identifier 138800004 Box Number 2 Series 1388
Nominations for Dr. Win Wall

Includes correspondence and newscuttings relating to the nomination of Dr. Win Wall for an award in the Order of Australia, and also for the award of degree of Doctor of the University.

Date Range 1978 - 1981    Quantity 1 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 138800005 Box Number 6 Series 1388
Programmes and Invitations

Programmes list events during the year including General and Annual General meetings and guest speakers. There are also invitations to a Commemoration Ceremony and a 'Sundowner' informal gathering.

Date Range 1959 - 1982    Quantity 1 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 138800006 Box Number 6 Series 1388
Adelaide University Women Graduates' Association Notes for Secretary

Provides information for incoming Secretaries including freqency of Committee meetings, booking venues, petty cash and membership applications.

Date Range 1955    Quantity 1 cm, 1 exercise book
Inventory Identifier 138800007 Box Number 6 Series 1388
Membership Brochures

Includes a draft brochure by President, Dr. Kate Twidale (April 1997).

Date Range 1983 - 1997    Quantity 0.5 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 138800008 Box Number 6 Series 1388
Constitution and Amendments

Contains papers relating to the Adelaide University Women Graduates' Association Constitution and the incorporation of the AFUW (SA) Branch.

Date Range 1957 - 1991    Quantity 2.5 cm, 2 folders
Inventory Identifier 138800009 Box Number 6 Series 1388
AFUW Newletters and Magazines

Contains national and State and Territory branch newsletters, and two issues of the national AFUW magazine 'Graduate Women'.

Date Range 1960 - 2001, Incomplete    Quantity 35 cm, 16 folders
Inventory Identifier 138800010 Box Number 6 Series 1388
Vocations Conferences Papers and Newscuttings

Contains correspondence, replies to questionnaires, records of conferences, circulars and newscuttings. The conferences were held biennially from 1933, with the exception of the war years, but these papers relate principally to conferences between the 1950s and 1970s. They include papers on 'The School Leaver' presented at the 18th AFUW conference in Hobart, 1964.

Date Range 1933 - 1973    Quantity 8 cm, 3 folders + 2 exercise books
Inventory Identifier 138800011 Box Number 8 Series 1388
Submissions to Enquiries

Includes papers of representatives on the Education Enquiry Committee (1943), the Teachers\x92 Salaries Board (1945), the Senate Enquiry on Tenure of Academics (1982), and the files of Dr. Daphne Elliott, Convener of the AFUW Status of Women Committee. The latter relate to academic tenure, women in tertiary education, equal opportunity, status of women, sex discrimination, environment and energy policy. Included are additional personal submissions by Dr. Elliot on women in tertiary education, submitted as an individual academic and/or representing Flinders University.

Date Range 1943 - 1995    Quantity 8 cm, 4 folders
Inventory Identifier 138800012 Box Number 8 Series 1388
Papers on the history of the Adelaide University Women Graduates' Association
Includes predecessor and related bodies (Women Graduates\x92 Club, Women Students\x92 Club and Women\x92s Debating Club)

1. Programmes and toast lists of the AUWU Debating Club \x91sausage teas\x92, 1912-1923 and undated.
2. Annual dinner menus and toast lists of the Women Student\x92s Club/AUWU, 1912-1929 and undated. Includes AUWGA Recipe Book, undated.
3. Women\x92s Debating Club Minute Book 1914-1922. The Debating Club was established in 1913 as a sub-society of the Women Student\x92s Club.
4. Women Graduates\x92 Club / AUWA reports 1922-1948.
5. AUWGA history (extracts from minutes and other records 1914-2003).
6. Golden Jubilee Programme and papers (includes newscuttings and dinner address by Professor Leonie Kramer), 1964.
7. Typescript and photocopied extracts from articles relating to the history of the AUWGA (including Gazette article December 1961), the AFUW, IFUW and St. Ann\x92s College 1960-1966.
8. Bursary Fund history notes and papers (local and national), 1929-1966.
9. History and correspondence including biographical notes on Helen Mayo and miscellaneous notes on Adelaide women students and graduates, c1965-1973.
10. List of interstate and overseas visitors entertained by the AUWGA (includes newscuttings), 1966-1967.
11. SAUWGA Golden Jubilee papers (includes correspondence, welcome address by President Dr. Daphne Elliott, address by Sir Geoffrey Badger and toast by former President Jean Gilmore), 1972.
12. Includes notes on conferences and activities of the AFUW/AUWGA (1931-1968); notes on AFUW and AUWGA personalities; list of Presidents and other office holders (1914-1985); draft of article for Newsletter May 1964 [on the 50th anniversary of the foundation of the Women Graduates' Club]; invitation to Jubilee oration by Professor Leonie Kramer. [Papers were created and collected by Meg Dean and donated to the Library by her son in March 2004.]

Date Range 1912 - 2003    Quantity 8 cm, 11 folders + 1 volume
Inventory Identifier 138800013 Box Number 9 Series 1388
Membership and Financial Records

1. List of financial members and subscription lists, 1962-1983 (2 volumes and 1 folder).
2. Record of payments and receipts, annual financial statements and balance sheets, 1953-1994 (3 volumes and 1 folder).
3. Miscellaneous financial papers and correspondence, 1978-1981 (1 folder).

* See also 138800036 [Membership Records]

Date Range 1953 - 1994    Quantity 14 cm, 5 volumes + 3 folders
Inventory Identifier 138800014 Box Number 9 Series 1388
Photographs of Adelaide Women Graduates

Some photos have brief biographical notes attached.

ALBUM 11:
Dorothy Sorby-Adams; Phyllis Aird (Piddington); Lois Allen; Erica Aitchison; Laura Madeline Angel (includes obituary and eulogy); Ethel M. M. Ambrose; Mary Barwell; Annie Stevens Bennett (nee Berriman, includes biographical note); Euphemia Blair; E. S. Benham; Ellen Milne Bundey; Florence May Campbell; Marian Chapple; Phoebe Chapple; Stella M. Churchward; Constance M. Cooper (Mrs Newbery).

ALBUM 12:
Mrs. H. S. Dean; Lica Delprat (Mrs. Milo Sprod); Mary Delprat; Easter Dodds (nee Soilleux); Daphne Elliott; Annie Rita Ellis (Mrs. Welbourne); Laura M. Fowler (Mrs. Hope, first female medical graduate); Constance Finlayson; Mildred M. George; Kathleen Gibson; Christina L. Goode; Agnes Marie Joanna Heyne; Ethel Roby Holder; Faith Hollidge; Rica Hubbe; Doris Marguerite Hawken (Mrs. Kneebone); Elizabeth Jackson; Annie Lane; Jean Leslie; Caroline Lipsham; Margaret Lipsham (Mrs. Pilgrim).

ALBUM 13:
Phyllis D. McGlew (Lady Cilento); Kathleen Magarey; Trina Martin; Olga G. Mawby; Helen Mayo (University Council); Mary Moffat; M. K. Moncrieff; Lyndall Erica Morris; Evangeline Murphy; Helen Ruth Pearce (nee Menz); Winnie Potts; Winifred Preedy; Erica Prince; Dorothea Proud; Millicent Proud; Katherine Proud; Franziska Puttman (Mrs. Kelly); Marthe Lucy Wait; Margaret Naylor.

ALBUM 14:
Valesca Reimann; A. Maude Royden; I. M. Saunders; Agnes Scott; Margaret Shorney; Ida V. Smith; Mary Smith; A. Mary S. Shaw; ? Smyth (first name unknown); Gwen Snewin (Mrs. Hilbig); Margaret Sorrell; Lilian Stephens; Marjorie Phyllis C. Thomas; Anna Trüdinger.

ALBUM 15:
A. Winifred Wall (formerly Clark- includes biographical note); H.B.M. Walter; Elizabeth Eleanor Weld; Marion Wharmby; Margaret White; Mabel E. Williams; Caroline Margaret Williams; Nancy Winnall; C.E.A. Wright.

ALBUM 15 GROUP PHOTOS:
1. Adelaide University Women\x92s Club 1st Picnic (1909)
Back row: E. Williams, E. Jackson, H. Walter, A. Burgess, C. Holland, O. Schehe.
2nd row: E. Worsnop, H. Mayo, I. Good, K. Clark.
3rd row: M. Stacey, M. Dawe, L. Clarke, H. Beevor, A. Menz, I. Carter.
Front row: G. Stevens, T. Moncrieff, V. Reimann, E. Wemyss, M. Moncrieff.

2. B.Sc. Graduates (1890)
M. M. Kirby, S. S. Solomon, E. F. Haygraft, A. L. V. Trehy.

3. Adelaide Intervarsity Hockey Team (1923)
Back row: Unnamed, Veta Macghey, Lyndall Morris (Captain), Phyllis Lade, Joyce Kentish.
Front row: Pepita Saunders, Elsie Wigan, Dorothy Collins, Gwynne Roberts.

4. Inter Varsity Hockey Team (1926)
Back row: Unnamed
Front row: Magdalene Dorsch, Hildred Morris, Phyllis Lade (Captain), Mary Frost.

5. Inter Varsity Team (1914)

6. First Inter-University Hockey Match (August 1908)

7. Untitled Hockey Team (no date)

ALBUM 16:
1. Inter Varsity Tennis Team, Adelaide (1920)
Back row: E. Davidson, K. Hughes.
Front row: L. Bollen, E. Reed.

2. Adelaide University Tennis Team (1913)
Back row: Gladys Ledger, Winifred Berry,? Elise Meyer.
Front: Maisie Clutterback.

3. Adelaide University Tennis Team (1920)
Back row: Edna Davidson, Kathleen Hughes.
Front row: Lorna Bollen, Eileen Reed.

4. Inter Varsity Tennis, Sydney (1927)
Adelaide team: Magdalene Dorsch (Captain), Lyndall Morris, Mollie Finlayson, Rita Webb.

5. Adelaide University Tennis Team at Sydney (? 1914)
Back row: Phyllis McGlew (Lady Cilento), Millicent Proud, Winifred Berry.
Front: Sidda Warren.

6. Adelaide v Sydney Inter Varsity Tennis Team (1923)
Adelaide: Madeleine Hardy, Gwen Ure (Captain), Joan Taplin, Lyndall Morris.
Sydney: Gwen Jones, Louise Bickerton, Ella Hunt.

7. The Cottage (circa 1919)

8. Undated and unidentified graduates (2 photos)

9. Inter-Varsity Basketball Team, undated.

10. Violet Thenie Baddams (1988 - 2 photos)
Group photo: Justice Samuel Jacobs (Deputy Chancellor), Dr. V. T. Baddams, B.A., D. University, Professor Kevin Marjoribanks (Vice-Chancellor).
Includes a running sheet and biographical note for the graduation ceremony where Violet Baddams was awarded the degree of Doctor of the University.

11. Medical Graduates (circa 1960)
Six unidentified graduates. Photo addressed to Dr. Wall.


OVERSIZED BLACK AND WHITE PHOTOS:
1: Adelaide University Women Graduates at Adelaide Airport (1965)
2: Student Christian Union Conference, Blue Mountains (January 1911). Large group photo of men and women although only the following names are listed on the back: Dorothea Proud, Hilda Walter; Margaret Shorney, Valesca Reimann, Louis Allan.

* See also 138800055 [AFUW Oral History Project: Interviews with Early South Australian Women Graduates and Related People]

Date Range 1888 - 1965, 1888-1933, 1958-1965    Quantity 6 albums + 2 oversized photos
Inventory Identifier 138800015 Box Number 11 Series 1388
AFUW Constitution and By-Laws
Date Range 1934 - 1958, 1934, 1958    Quantity 0.25 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 138800016 Box Number 10 Series 1388
AFUW History and Foundation Papers

Includes notes on the contribution of the AFUW to postwar reconstruction (1951) and a list relating to graduate organisations in Australia (1966).

Date Range c. 1948 - 1969    Quantity 0.25 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 138800017 Box Number 10 Series 1388
AFUW and IFUW Submissions and Reports

Includes a report of the Standing Committee in Support of the Call relating to the coronation and visit of Queen Elizabeth to Australia (1953), and a report on the records of the AFUW (1952). The AFUW synopsis of replies to the questionnaire and the report of the IFUW on Australia (1952) give statistical information on women graduates and the AFUW to 1950.

Date Range 1945 - 1963, 1945, 195-52, 1963    Quantity 1 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 138800018 Box Number 10 Series 1388
AFUW Permanent Headquarters Papers

Contains proposals and suggestions for a permanent national AFUW headquarters.

Date Range 1960 - 1963    Quantity 0.5 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 138800019 Box Number 10 Series 1388
AFUW and IFUW Fellowships, Bursaries and Scholarships

Contains correspondence, memoranda and application forms about fellowships offered by IFUW member bodies.

Date Range 1947 - 1971    Quantity 5 cm, 2 folders
Inventory Identifier 138800020 Box Number 10 Series 1388
Status of Women and Employment Opportunities for Women: International Reports, Proceedings and Papers

1. Liaison Committee of Women's International Organisations: 'An experiment in co-operation: 1925-1945' and 'Women and the post-war world', c1945 (1 folder)
2. IFUW 'Human rights: the task before us', 1951 (1 booklet).
3. 'Women of the Pacific': a record of the proceedings of the Sixth Conference of the Pan-Pacific Women's Association, 1952 (1 booklet).
4. UN Commission on the Status of Women: Report of the Tenth Session, 1956 (1 booklet).
5. 'Employment Opportunities for Women': proceedings of a Seminar held at the University of New South Wales, 1965 (1 booklet).
6. 'Human rights and the United Nations' : IFUW study outline by Janet Robb, 1950 (1 folder).
7. IFUW reports: UN Commission on the Status of Women (Janet Robb papers), 1951-1956 (1 folder).
8. Australian Mission to the UN Commission on the Status of Women, 1957 (1 folder).
9. UN Seminar on Civic Responsibilities: report by Jean Daly, 1957 (1 folder).
10. IFUW Seminar on Participation of Women in Public Life, 1958 (1 folder).
11. IFUW Reports: UN Status of Women/Equal Opportunities, 1957-1967 (1 folder).
12. SA Equal Pay Council papers, c1963-1966 (1 folder).
13. Women at Work: National Conference on Status of Women in Employment, 1966 (1 folder).

Date Range c. 1945 - 1967    Quantity 9 folders + 4 booklets
Inventory Identifier 138800021 Box Number 10 Series 1388
UN Status of Women Committee (SA) Minutes and Papers
Date Range 1977 - 1978    Quantity 0.25 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 138800022 Box Number 17 Series 1388
AFUW Conference Reports

In folder: 1928; 1930; 1934.
Booklets: 1935; 1938; 1945; 1947; 1950; 1952; 1954 (2 copies); 1956 (2 copies); 1958; 1960; 1962; 1964 (2 copies); 1965 (2 copies); 1968 (3 copies); 1973 (2 copies); 1985 (2 copies).

Date Range 1928 - 1985    Quantity 9 cm, 1 folder + 24 booklets
Inventory Identifier 138800023 Box Number 17 Series 1388
AFUW Conference Programmes, Papers and Photographs

Includes newscuttings and related conference memorabilia, images from other AFUW events and 2 images form an IFUW conference.

BOX 18:
1: 1934 Adelaide Conference (exercise book).
2: 1945 Melbourne Conference (exercise book).
3: Records of conferences, 1962-1968 (exercise book).
4: Tours and Transport Committee Report, 1968 Adelaide Conference (exercise book).
5: 1952 Adelaide Conference (folder).
6: 1954 Brisbane Conference (folder).
7: 1964 Hobart Conference (folder).
8: 1968 Adelaide Conference (2 folders).
9: 1970 Perth Conference (folder).
10: 1974 Brisbane Conference (exercise book).
11: 1976 Sydney Conference (folder).
12: 1979 Melbourne Conference (folder).
13: 1982 Canberra Diamond Jubilee Conference (folder).
14: 1985 Adelaide Conference (folder).
15: 1988 Perth Conference (folder).
16: 1998 Adelaide Conference on Indigenous Education and Social Capital (folder).

ALBUM 19:
1965 Brisbane Conference; 1974 Brisbane Conference; 1974-1975 Welcome to New Graduands at Adelaide and Flinders Universities; AFUW Excursions 1974-1977; 1976 Sydney Conference (from Barbara Crase); 1977 IFUW Conference, Scotland; 1978 Opening of 'New' Anna Menz Room in Lady Symon Hall; 1982 Canberra Conference Report (by Meg Dean); 1982 Canberra Conference (from Dorothy Ward); 1985 Adelaide Conference (from Dorothy Ward).

ALBUM 20:
1988 Perth Conference; 1991 Launceston Conference (all from Dorothy Ward).

ALBUM 21:
1991 Launceston Conference, post-conference tour; 1994 Brisbane Conference (all from Dorothy Ward).

Date Range 1934 - 1998    Quantity 47.5 cm, 5 exercise books, 12 folders + 3 albums
Inventory Identifier 138800024 Box Number 18 Series 1388
History and Aims of the IFUW

Transcription of broadcast by Professor Winifred Cullis.

Date Range c. 1946    Quantity 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 138800025 Box Number 22 Series 1388
IFUW History and Fellowship Scheme Papers
Date Range 1932 - 1966    Quantity 0.5 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 138800026 Box Number 22 Series 1388
Crosby Hall (London) and IFUW National Associations and Clubhouses Pamphlets and Postcards

1: 6 postcard photographs of Crosby Hall, the International Hall of Residence for University Women (1927).
2: Pamphlet about the history of Crosby Hall (c1933).
3: List of National Associations and Clubhouses of the International Federation of University Women (c 1932).

Date Range 1927 - 1933    Quantity 0.25 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 138800027 Box Number 22 Series 1388
IFUW Bulletins [Reports of meetings and conferences]

In folder: 1941; 1942; 1943; 1945; 1946.
Booklets: 1931; 1933; 1934; 1935; 1937; 1938; 1939; 1946; 1947, 1954; 1959; 1961; 1964; 1965; 1966.

Date Range 1931 - 1966    Quantity 5 cm, 1 folder + 15 booklets
Inventory Identifier 138800028 Box Number 22 Series 1388
IFUW Newsletters
Date Range 1951 - 1987, Missing 1965, 1967, 1970-1971, 1973-1977, 1980-1985.    Quantity 2 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 138800029 Box Number 22 Series 1388
IFUW Conference Papers

1: Conference programmes and reports (1947, 1953, 1955).
2: IFUW Conference, Brisbane (1965).
3: IFUW Conference, Philadelphia (1971).
4: IFUW Conference, Vancouver (1980).

Date Range 1947 - 1980    Quantity 11 cm, 5 folders + 1 volume
Inventory Identifier 138800030 Box Number 22 Series 1388
IFUW Constitution and By-Laws
Date Range 1926 - 1977, 1926, 1956, 1977    Quantity 0.25 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 138800031 Box Number 23 Series 1388
IFUW Information Brochures
Date Range 1926 - c. 1969, 1927, c1936-1942, 1953, c1969    Quantity 0.25 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 138800032 Box Number 23 Series 1388
IFUW Circulars and Reports
Date Range 1992 - 1994    Quantity 0.5 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 138800033 Box Number 23 Series 1388
IFUW Education for Survival and Progress: Study and Action Programme [SAAP]

Contains information about the IFUW action agenda on women's role in changing society for the triennium 1992-1995.

Date Range 1992 - 1995    Quantity 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 138800034 Box Number 23 Series 1388
IFUW Communique [Newsletters]
Date Range 1979 - 1986, 1979, 1983, 1985, 1986    Quantity 1 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 138800035 Box Number 23 Series 1388
Membership Records

1: Annual record of graduates who became members (compiled retrospectively) 1995-1985; two volumes (volume 1 includes list of Committee members for 1914-84).
2: Membership and subscription lists 1967-1980; 5 volumes.
3: Metal box of index cards listing pre-1941 graduates. Arranged alphabetically with name, degree and year conferred, address, subscriptions paid, if life member, resigned or deceased (in Box 24).
4: 2 small boxes of alphabetical records of subscriptions and large box of alphabetical list of graduates. In two sequences covering members for the period c1958-1980, as culled in 1973 and 1980 (in Box 24).
5: Life members 1970-1972 (folder).
6: Computer listing of pre-1940 graduates, with last known address. Compiled in 1985 (folder).
7: Membership applications, c1982-1983 (folder).
8: Computer-generated membership lists 1994, 1997 (folder).

Date Range c. 1914 - 1997    Quantity 30 cm, 7 volumes + 4 folders + 4 index card boxes
Inventory Identifier 138800036 Box Number 23 Series 1388
Proceedings of AFUW Seminar on Positive Ageing: Recognition and Reward
Date Range 1995    Quantity 1 cm, 1 volume
Inventory Identifier 138800037 Box Number 23 Series 1388
Report of the Australian National Committee for the United Nations [ANCUN] Delegate to the Bangkok Conference of Non-Governmental Organisations
Date Range 1950    Quantity 0.5 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 138800038 Box Number 23 Series 1388
Digest of the Australian Citizenship Convention [Canberra]
Date Range 1965    Quantity 0.5 cm, 1 volume
Inventory Identifier 138800039 Box Number 23 Series 1388
By Degrees: A History of the Australian Federation of University Women 1922-1985
By Heather Nash
Date Range 1985    Quantity 1 cm, 1 volume
Inventory Identifier 138800040 Box Number 23 Series 1388
AFUW (SA) Status of Women Committee Papers
Date Range 1993 - 1999    Quantity 3 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 138800041 Box Number 25 Series 1388
AFUW (SA) Environment Standing Committee Papers

Correspondence and reports by SA representative Tammy Uttridge, with background notes by Dr. Daphne Elliott.

Date Range 1993 - 1994    Quantity 1 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 138800042 Box Number 25 Series 1388
AFUW Federal Council Reports
Date Range 1949 - 1959, Missing 1950, 1956    Quantity 4 cm, 5 folders
Inventory Identifier 138800043 Box Number 25 Series 1388
AFUW Federal Council Minutes and Correspondence
Date Range 1960 - 1999    Quantity 28.5 cm, 17 folders
Inventory Identifier 138800044 Box Number 25 Series 1388
AFUW Federal Council Financial Statements
Date Range 1976 - 1984, Missing 1982    Quantity 2 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 138800045 Box Number 27 Series 1388
AFUW (SA) Academic Gown Hire Correspondence and Inventories

Most correspondence dates from 1989 following establishment of the Trust Fund.

*See also 138800047 [AFUW (SA) Trust Fund Correspondence and Reports]

Date Range 1955 - 1994    Quantity 12 cm, 5 folders
Inventory Identifier 138800046 Box Number 27 Series 1388
AFUW (SA) Trust Fund Papers

Includes correspondence, minutes and reports relating to the establishment of the Trust Fund, its application for tax exempt status (1988-1989), and the appointment of trustees (1993).
1: Trust Fund correspondence and reports, 1988-2002 (7 folders).
2: Thenie Baddams Bursary correspondence, 1987-1988 (1 folder).
3: Jean Gilmore Bursary correspendence, 1987-1989 (1 folder).
4: Doreen McCarthy and Barbara Crase Bursary correspondence, 1987-1989 (1 folder).
5: Trust Fund Bursary correspondence, 1990-1994 (4 folders).
6: Trust Fund and bursary newscuttings, 1990-1993 (1 folder).
7: Winifred Preedy Bursary correspondence, 1990-1993 (1 folder).
8: Trust Fund minutes, 1989-1995 (1 volume).
9: Applications forms for Doreen McCarthy, Barbara Crase, Cathy Candler, Diamond Jubilee and Winifred Preedy Bursaries, 2000 (1 folder).

Date Range 1988 - 2002    Quantity 35 cm, 17 folders + 1 volume
Inventory Identifier 138800047 Box Number 28 Series 1388
National Council of Women [NCW] : Ruth Gibson Memorial Management Committee Papers

Includes Constitution, minutes and agenda papers of the Ruth Gibson Memorial Fund, and an address given at the memorial service for Ruth Gibson in 1972 by the Archdeacon of Adelaide.

Date Range 1972 - 1993    Quantity 1 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 138800048 Box Number 30 Series 1388
AFUW Fellowships Publicity and Correspondence

Enquiries, application forms, publicity, copies of related minutes and newsletters, and routine correspondence with applicants for fellowships offered by the Federation nationally.

Date Range 1989 - 1995    Quantity 10 cm, 4 folders
Inventory Identifier 138800049 Box Number 30 Series 1388
AFUW [State] and IFUW Fellowships and Scholarships Information

Includes Fellowship calendars and information about State awards, American Association of University Women [AAUW] Fellowships, IFUW awards, AFUW fellowships, and the Georgina Sweet Fellowship.
1: AFUW State Fellowships and Scholarships, 1978-1998 (2 folders).
2: American Association of University Women Fellowships, 1984-2000 (1 folder).
3: IFUW Fellowships, 1979-1999 (1 folder).
4: AFUW Georgina Sweet Fellowships, 1981-1991 (1 folder).
5: AFUW Fellowships, 1988-1991 (1 folder).
6: AFUW (SA) Re-entry Fellowships correspondence and newscuttings, 1996-1997 (1 folder).

Date Range 1978 - 2000    Quantity 10 cm, 7 folders
Inventory Identifier 138800050 Box Number 30 Series 1388
New Education Fellowship Papers and Newscuttings

Includes correspondence relating to the appointment of Mrs. H.S. Dean to the New Education Fellowship Consultative Council (1947), and a programme and newscutting about the Adelaide session of a national lecture tour promoting the NEF which was held in Bonython Hall (1949).

Date Range 1946 - 1949    Quantity 0.25 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 138800051 Box Number 31 Series 1388
Meg Dean Correspondence and Papers

Includes Meg Dean's correspondence regarding her appointment to the AFUW Council, and activities of the Federation and its members. There are also lists of members, significant dates in the history of the AFUW and related newscuttings compiled retrospectively in 1984-1985 by Mrs. H.S. Dean (presumably Meg Dean).
1: Correspondence, 1943-1967 (1 folder).
2: AFUW (SA) lists of Presidents, Secretaries and notable members, 1914-1985 (1 folder).
3: AUWGA / AFUW significant dates, 1934-1982 (1 folder).
4: List of AFUW conferences and Council headquarters, 1922-1985 (1 folder).
5: AFUW Federal Council and Conference Report summaries, 1931-1974 (1 folder).
6: AUWGA Newsletter and Gazette summaries, 1912-1979 (1 folder).
7: AFUW (SA) newscuttings and obituary notices, 1946-1985 (1 folder).

*See also 138800013 [Papers on the history of the Adelaide University Women Graduates' Association]

Date Range 1943 - 1985    Quantity 4 cm, 7 folders
Inventory Identifier 138800052 Box Number 31 Series 1388
AFUW (SA) Forums and Debates

1: Equal Opportunity Forum (1993).
2: Equality in the Workplace Debate (1994).
3: Women in Science, Engineering and Technology Forum (1996).
4: Impact of Women at the Top Forum (1997).

Date Range 1991 - 1999    Quantity 5 cm, 4 folders
Inventory Identifier 138800053 Box Number 31 Series 1388
AFUW Indigenous Education Reports and Correspondence
By Erica Jolly

Includes an Interim Report titled 'Indigenous Education at the secondary level in South Australian state and private schools' prepared by Erica Jolly, member of the AFUW Standing Committee on Education, for the AFUW post-conference forum held in Adelaide, 1999. There are also CDs and a disk with information about Indigenous education and scholarships created by Erica Jolly and donated to the Archives in November 2008.

1: Indigenous Education at secondary level report and correspondence (1998-1999).
2: CD - AFUW Indigenous Education. 'Final Report into State and Territories' support for Indigenous students at secondary schools', prepared for AFUW National Council (2003).
3: CD - AFUW Indigenous Education Report (March 2003).
4: CD - AFUW Indigenous Education Report (2003).
5: CD - AFUW Report on support for Indigenous students (June 2004).
6: CD - AFUW Report in preparation for IFUW triennial conference, August 2004. 'Documented evidence of support for Indigenous students by Deans of Schools of Education in Australian Universities and Education Departments' (May/June 2004).
7: CD - AFUW powerpoint presentation for proposed IFUW triennial conference in Adelaide, August 2004. Prepared by Flinders University.
8: CD - Aboriginal Advancement League [AAL] - SA Inc. Scholarships and other material (October 2004).
9: Untitled AFUW floppy disk (undated).

* See also 138800024 [AFUW Conference Programmes, Papers and Photographs - Box 18: 1998 Adelaide Conference on Indigenous Education and Social Capital]

Date Range 1998 - 2004, Undated floppy disk    Quantity 3 cm, 1 folder, 7 CDs + 1 floppy disk
Inventory Identifier 138800054 Box Number 31 Series 1388
AFUW Oral History Project: Interviews with Early South Australian Women Graduates and Related People

The project was carried out under the auspices of the AFUW (SA) from 1981 and is continuing. A folder of correspondence outlines the history of the project, and transcripts are available for those interviews marked with an asterisk.
NOTE: Tapes (and transcripts) sent to the State Library in December 2008 for reformatting and cataloging.

People interviewed: Jean Andrews (nee Little) - obituary only; Laura Angel*; Dorothy Angove (nee Clare)*; Violet Thenie Baddams*; Dr. Jennifer Barker*; Effie Best (nee Deland)*; Aileen Bond (nee Ingleby)*; Vivienne Bowering (nee Judell); Cathy Candler; Lady Phyllis Cilento (nee McGlew)*; Mary St. Clair Crampton*; Anne Davis; Maud Dean (nee Gubby)*; Phyllis Duguid (nee Lade)*; Dorothy Joan Durdin*; Peggy Freeman (nee Belschner) - autobiographical notes; Mary Frost (obituary only); Jean Gilmore*; Gwenyth Hannon (nee Lewis, tape filed with that of Winifred Preedy)*; Mabel and Kath Hardy; Daisy Harry* (re Irene Harry); Elsie Haselgrove (nee Wigan); Kathleen Hassell*; Constance Hayes; Jessie Hewitson; Gwendolyn Hilbig (nee Snewin)*; Maisie Hone (nee Gault)*; Sylvia Hopkins (nee Forrester) - obituary; Nancy Jones (nee Winnall)*; Gertrude Jude*; Florence Leslie (nee Sharman, with Ethel Sharman); Rose Winstanley Levy (nee Hinde)*; Beryl Linn; Doreen McCarthy; Gwendolyn McCarthy (nee Ure) - obituary; Dorothy McGregor; Frances McGuire (nee Cheadle)*; Anna Martin*; Herman Menz (re Anna Menz); Dr. Estelle Ruth Mocatta (nee Gault)*; Lyndall Morris*; Elsie Morriss; Brenda Nettle (nee Morley); Sister Helen Northey - obituary only; Joan Paton (nee Cleland)*; Emma Penny (nee Caldicott)*; Barbara Pitt*; Winifred Preedy*; Jessie Adelaide Redman; Margaret Rilett (nee Fuhlbohm); Dr Elma Sandford-Morgan*; Ethel Sharman (and Florence Leslie, nee Sharman); Elizabeth Simpson (nee Cleland); Dr. Marjorie Casley-Smith (nee Thomas)*; Erica Smith; Frances Smith (nee Good)*; Mary Smith*; Dorothy Somerville*; Margaret Sorrell; Patricia Thomas (nee Mawson)*; Marthe Wait*; Dr. Annie Winifred Wall*; E.D. Ward (nee Claridge); Doris West (nee Hunter)*; Marion Wharmby*; Marjorie Ruth Worthley (nee Grant).

Later additions include interviews conducted by Erica Jolly with Dr Daphne Elliot, Rebecca Richards and Margaret Messenger.

* See also 138800015 [Photographs of Adelaide Women Graduates]

Date Range 1981 - 2004    Quantity 67 cassette tapes, 2 microcassettes + 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 138800055 Box Number 32 Series 1388
AFUW (SA) Meeting Minutes

Consists primarily of minutes of AFUW meetings from October 2005 to October 2008. Also contains president's and other reports delivered at meetings.

Date Range 2005 - 2008    Quantity 1 cm, 1 folder
Access Partially closed
Inventory Identifier 138800056 Box Number 32 Series 1388
Correspondence of Erica Jolley
Date Range 2002 - 2012    Quantity 0.1 cm, 1 CD
Inventory Identifier 138800057 Box Number 32 Series 1388
Published by the University of Adelaide Archives on University of Adelaide Archives Web Site, 2003
Listed by University of Adelaide Archives
HTML edition University of Adelaide Archives
Updated 6 November 2013
http://www.adelaide.edu.au/records/archives/guide/1388.htm

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