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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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Alice Baker (1855–1935)

Alice Baker

Mrs. Thomas Baker (Alice) Wife of the late Thomas Baker, Chemical Manufacturer, who established the firm of Kodak Ltd. in Australia. Daughter of W. E. Shaw, Esq., of Shrewsbury, England. Mother born in Devonshire. Life Vice-president, National Council of Women; Life President, Austral Salon. CLUB. Member of Lyceum Club. HOBBIES. Fond of Gardening, Animals and Country Life. ADDRESS. 31 Rockley Road, South Yarra, Melbourne, Victoria.

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17 April 2019

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