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Women Australia is an initiative of the National Centre of Biography at the Australian National University.

It consists of entries on women published in the NCB's websites, Australian Dictionary of Biography, Obituaries Australia and Labour Australia as well as biographical register entries.

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Lady Florence Maud Weedon (1868–1943)

Lady Florence Maud Weedon

Born at Melbourne and resided for many years at Essendon. Elder daughter of the late Councillor John Francis McCarron, head of the well-known publishing firm of Messrs. McCarron, Bird & Co., Collins St., Melbourne. Mr. McCarron was the author of the "Australasian Insurance and Banking Record,” and justly proud, as it is the only journal of its kind.

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11 June 2015

Biography Footnotes

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2 October 2014

Leichhardt map

Check out the ADB's new digital map of Leichhardt's expedition from Moreton Bay to Port Essington in 1844-45
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1 August 2014

Biography Footnotes

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