Adele Viola PURVIS

Special Achievements:

A pastoral matriach from Woodgreen Station, Adele was the first person to donate a box of papers to the Alice Springs office of the Northern Territory Archives when it opened in 2003.  Founder of the Northern Territory branch of the National Trust.  A music teacher and keen local historian.


  • Image - Mr. Bob and Mrs. Adele Purvis

    There is no date on the photograph. The Northern Territory Library believes it is pre-1955.

    Northern Territory Government Photographer Collection, Northern Territory Library, PH00950353, Mr. Bob and Mrs. Adele Purvis.