Maie CaseyMaie Caseyi(A17051 works by)(birth name: Ethel Marian SumnerRyan)
Lady Casey; Maie Ryan)
Born:Established:13 Mar 1892Melbourne,Victoria,;Died:Ceased:20 Jan 1983Berwick,Narre Warren - Berwick area,Melbourne Outer South East,Melbourne,Victoria,
Maie Casey was joint editor with Joan Lindsay (q.v.) and others of Early Melbourne Architecture, 1840 to 1888 (1953). She wrote pamphlets and booklets, including Melba Re-Visited (1975), and the libretto of The Young Kabbarli: Chamber Opera in One Act (1972), with music by Margaret Sutherland (q.v.). She also illustrated the children's book, Wild Flower Hunter: The Story of Ellis Rowanby H. J. Samuel.
The niece of Ellis Rowan (q.v.), Casey was also the wife of Richard Casey (Baron Casey of Berwick), politician and Governor-General of Australia (1965-1969).