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Born: 25/02/1897

Died: 7/01/1972

Special Achievements:

1922 - One of the first women graduates in Bachelor Architecture, Sydney University.
1923 - Nosworthy became one of the first women registered architects in New South Wales.  

Additional Information:

1917 - Began attending University of Sydney, Arts degree.
1918 - Transferred to architecture.
1941-1972 - She was the Honorary Architect for the Women's College at the University of the Sydney.


  • Image - Ellice Maud Nosworthy

    Ellice Maud Nosworthy in 1922 photo G3_224_1351 University of Sydney Archives

    Photo used with permission of University of Sydney Archives