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Katharine Susannah PRICHARD

Also known as: née Prichard, Katherine Susannah Throssell

Born: 4 December 1883

Died: 02 October 1969

Special Achievements:

One of Australia's most celebrated writers.  She wrote 13 novels and four short stories, among other works.

Additional Information:

She is attributed as being a founding member of the Communist Party of Australia.


Resources

  • References

    Nugent, Maria.  (2002).  Women’s Employment and Professionalism in Australia:  Histories, Themes and Places.  Canberra, ACT:  Australia Heritage Commission, p. 85.
    KATHARINE SUSANNAH PRICHARD’S HOUSE
    “The house has a close association with writer, Katharine Susannah Prichard.”


  • References

    Blaikie, George.  (1985, February).  Great Women of History:  The Turbulent Times of Katharine Susannah Prichard.  The Australian Women’s Weekly, 228-229.


  • References

    Sendy, John.  (date unknown).  100 Years of Family Friendship.  This Australia, 61-65.


  • Image - Katharine Susannah Prichard, 1934

    Katharine Susannah Prichard (1883–1969) Date 1934

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  • Image - Katharine Susannah Prichard, 1927 or 1928

    Katharine Susannah Prichard (1883-1969) was an Australian journalist and writer. Source Katharine Susannah Prichard, 1927 or 1928 / by May Moore Author State Library of New South Wales collection from Australia

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