May BROWNAdditional Information:
Pioneer of Northern Territory. Owned The Victoria Hotel in Darwin in 1920s
Nugent, Maria. (2002). Women’s Employment and Professionalism in Australia: Histories, Themes and Places. Canberra, ACT: Australia Heritage Commission, p. 67.
OLD PLAYFORD CLUB HOTEL
“Built in 1889, it was the first hotel in Pine Creek. … May Brown bought the hotel in 1927 and had a number of publicans managing the hotel for her. This included Grace Davies. …”