Ethel Mary TURNER
Also known as: née Burwell, née Ethel Sibyl Turner, Ethel Mary Curlewis, Ethel Sibyl Cope
Born: 24 January 1870
Died: 08 April 1958Additional Information:
Author of Seven Little Australians which was Australia's first children's classic (1894). Has written over 40 books.
McDermott, Pat. (1994, September). Seven Little Australians Celebrate. The Australian Women’s Weekly, 45-47.
Bruce, Mary Grant. (no date). Mythmakers of Australian Childhood. This Australia, 64-73.
Image - Ethel Turner
Description: Cazneaux’s portrait of Ethel Turner posing in the window of her study at her Mosman home, ‘Avenel’, 1928. Date: 1928 Medium: gelatin silver photograph Collection: National Portrait Gallery, Canberra Accession number: 2008.23
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