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Dore, Selma

  • AU QU
  • Person
  • 1892-

Amy Selma Wilde was born 12 May 1892. She married Harold William Dore on 22 September 1915.

Biggs, Blanche

  • AU NLA 36046397
  • Person
  • 1909 - 2008

Lucy Blanche Biggs was born on 20 December 1909 in Scottsdale in Tasmania. She completed her medical training at the University of Melbourne, graduating MB BS in 1946. She held appointments at the Bendigo Base and the Queen Victoria Memorial Hospitals before embarking on work as a medical missionary in Papua New Guinea. Dr Biggs was the first medical Coordinator for the Anglican Church of Papua New Guinea from September 1948 to January 1974 working in the northern district of Papua. In 1948 she was appointed by the Australian Board of Missions to Eroro and spent the next twelve years in Eroro in general practice before moving onto St Luke’s TB hospital in 1968. She was transferred to medical administration at Popandetta and resigned in 1974. She was appointed Officer of the Order of the British Empire on 1 January 1975 for her work as a medical missionary in Papua New Guinea. Her life in Papua is detailed in her regular newsletters – 110 of them over 25 years – which she published under the title From Papua with love.

Hannan, Angela

  • AU QU
  • Person

Librarian at the University of Queensland Library.

Nash, Allan William, 1879-1915

  • AU QU
  • Person
  • 1879-1915

Allan William Nash was born on 7 May 1879 at Gympie, Queensland. On 22 June 1904 he married Janet Glasgow Henderson. They had two children, Colin James Nash (1905-1986) and Douglas Robert Nash (1907-?). Allan Nash was a teacher in Gympie when he joined the 2nd Australian Light Horse regiment in 1914. He was initially a Captain in the B Squadron, and at Gallipoli was promoted to Major in command of C Squadron. He was killed in action on 29 June 1915. George Herbert Bourne in 'The history of the 2nd Light Horse Regiment Australian Imperial Force August 1914-April 1919' wrote 'Major Allan Nash was one of the most efficient, conscientious and respected officers in the Regiment and his loss was a serious one'.

Leyshon, Kevin Robert, 1937-

  • AU QU
  • Person
  • 1937-

Kevin Robert Leyshon was born at Goomeri, Queensland on 4 July 1937. He received his commerce and accounting qualifications from the University of Queensland. He worked in various department of the Queensland Public Service.

Noël Robinson Built Environments Pty Ltd.

  • AU QU
  • Corporate body
  • 1973-

Noel Robinson was born in Toowoomba, Queensland in 1947. Graduated form Queensland Institute of Technology with a Diploma of Architecutre and commenced in business for himself in 1972. In 1973 Robinson started Noel Robinson Architects; in 1977 the name of the firm was changed to Noel Robinson Building Environments. Robinson continued to form new partnerships and collaborations as the scale of projects increased, eventually returning to Noel Robinson Architects in 1990 until 2020 when the firm rebranded as 'Noel Robinson Signature Architects'.

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