Deposit Z517 - Australian Federation of Business and Professional Women deposit

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Australian Federation of Business and Professional Women deposit


  • 1947 - 1994 (Creation)

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9.45 m

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(1947 -)

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The Australian Federation of Business and Professional Women, now known as BPW Australia, was formed on 8 February 1947 as an umbrella body for the then six existing Business and Professional Women's Clubs in Australia. BPW Australia is affiliated with International Federation of Business and Professional Women (now BPW International).

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Minutes and meeting papers, reports, conference reports, records relating to the International Federation (IFBPW), correspondence, subject, project and history files, photographs and printed material. Includes records of state divisions (Tasmania, Queensland, Victoria, New South Wales, Australian Capital Territory, Western Australia) and clubs, including disbanded clubs: Nelson Bay (Charter); Sydney Northside; Fremantle; Maroochydore; Ulverstone; Wynyard; Redcliffe; Singleton; Ettalong; Cootamundra; Charleston; Campbelltown; Blue Mountains; Kiama; Mosman; Dubbo; Woollahra; Kyneton; Gosford; Burwood and District; Blue Mountains (Charter); Nelson Bay; Merridin; Broken Hill; and files on Campbelltown, Cairns, Northam, Numurkah, Queanbeyan, Renmark, Roma, Sunshine Coast, Eastern Goldfields.


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Entered from deposit description on 4 September 2012




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