Gladys Elphick single work   biography  
Issue Details: First known date: 1980 1980
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A short biography about Gladys Elphick M.B.E. who was known to may in South Australia as "Aunty Glad". She was the founder and the first President of the Aboriginal Women's Council,which led to the creation, in 1973, of the Aboriginal Community Centre. (Source: page 75)

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  • Includes portrait of Gladys Elphick.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

  • Appears in:
    y Some Aboriginal Women Pathfinders : Their difficulties and their achievements Some Aboriginal Women Pathfinders Margaret J. Beeson , Adelaide : W.C.T.U. , 1980 Z1470148 1980 anthology biography

    The author writes 'about some of the Aboriginal women who have battled against prejudice and discrimination, against apathy of Christian people, and against disregard by governments; and who have, by corage and determination, made an honorable place for themselves in the ommunity. The W.C.T.U. of Australia accords to them the respect and commendation which are their due.' (Source: page 6)

    Adelaide : W.C.T.U. , 1980
    pg. 74-78
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