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E. C. Davidson E. C. Davidson i(A25349 works by) (a.k.a. Euphemia Coulson Davidson; Euphemia Crawford Kidd; E. Coulson Davidson)
Also writes as: George Byfield ; Warrigal
Born: Established: 1874 Williamstown, Newport - Williamstown area, Melbourne - West, Melbourne, Victoria, ; Died: Ceased: 1936 Oakleigh, Murrumbeena - Oakleigh - Springvale area, Melbourne South East, Melbourne, Victoria,
Gender: Female
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BiographyHistory

Mrs E C Davidson was the president of the Melbourne Literary Club during the 1920s, wrote articles and reviews on contemporary Australian literature and encouraged the development of Australian drama. She founded the Playgoers' Club and established the Australian National Minature Theatre, able to seat 100, in her home, 'Niagaroon' in Warrigal Rd, Oakleigh, Vic., where numerous productions of Australian drama occurred. It operated from 1915 through to the end of the 1920s. Many of her own plays were performed there as were those by 'Furnley Maurice' (q.v.) and others.

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Most Referenced Works

Awards for Works

y separately published work icon The Forerunners (in the Reign of Victoria) : A Historical Play 1925 (Manuscript version)x400501 Z852347 1925 single work drama
1931 winner Triad Drama Competition
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