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Emily Mary Barton Emily Mary Barton i(A22385 works by) (birth name: Emily Mary Darvall)
Also writes as: E. M. B. ; 'Veni'
Born: Established: 1817 Yorkshire,
United Kingdom (UK),
Western Europe, Europe,
; Died: Ceased: 1909 Gladesville, Ryde - Gladesville - Hunters Hill area, Northwest Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales,
Gender: Female
Arrived in Australia: 1839
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Most Referenced Works


  • Grandmother of A. B. Paterson, (q.v.). Her Diary of Miss Emily Darvall 1839-1840 was published privately in 1985, but no copy has been traced.

Awards for Works

"The Defence of Rorke's Drift" : A Reverie in the Art Gallery i "HAIL, thoughtful wanderer, to these halls of Art,", 1986 single work poetry
— Appears in: Straws on the Stream 1986; (p. 14-16)
1888 winner Exhibition of Women's Industries Poetry Prize
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