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#19954 - Mary Cunningham: A Struggle for Purpose and Value in Life

Resource ID
19954
Title/subtitle
Mary Cunningham: A Struggle for Purpose and Value in Life
Author/Creator
Horsfield, Jenny
Format
Journal article
Identifier
World War 1; Cunningham, James; Cunningham, Andy
Publisher
Canberra & District Historical Society
Physical description
12p; illus.
Summary
Mary Cunningham was the wife of James Cunningham, owner of Tuggeranong and, later, Lanyon. The article discusses her life from before her marriage, her eight children, life as the mistress of a large rural property, her artistic skills, her role in the community during the First World War and her life up until her death in 1930.
Location
Journals
Availability
Not for loan. Copies may be purchased.
Notes
The article is based on the author's book 'Mary Cunningham'. Refers to her friendship with Grace Cossington-Smith.