Mary Alice EVATT
Also known as: née Sheffer, Mas
Born: 15 December 1898
Died: 16 June 1973Special Achievements:
1943 - First woman to be appointed a trustee of the Art Gallery of New South Wales; retired in 1970.
Image - Mary Alice Evatt
Description: Australian politician Herbert Vere Evatt with his wife Mary (Sheffer) and son Peter, returning from a trip to England aboard RMS Makura. Date: 6 September 1926 Source: National Library of Australia Author: National Library of Australia Permission: This image is of Australian origin and is now in the public domain because its term of copyright has expired.
Wikimedia Commons: File:Herbert, Mary and Peter Evatt.jpg
Information from Leah Haynes, New South Wales National Trust Centre, in an email to National Pioneer Women’s Hall of Fame, 19 June 2003.