Diploma, Electrical Engineering, awarded to Miss Florence Violet Wallace (married name Mrs F V McKenzie) on 31-12-1923, she was probably the first female to enter this field and the first to be awarded such a diploma in Australia, Australia, 1923 (OF).

Made by Sydney Technical College in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1923.

Diploma, Electrical Engineering, awarded to Miss Florence Violet Wallace (married name Mrs F V McKenzie) on 31-12-1923, she was probably the first female to enter this field and the first to be awarded such a diploma in Australia, Australia, 1923 (OF).

The diploma is signed by Lecturer in Charge Richard Simpson, Registrar A E Hibble, and Superintendent of Technical Education James Nangle.

Summary

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Diploma, Electrical Engineering, awarded to Miss Florence Violet Wallace (married name Mrs F V McKenzie) on 31-12-1923, she was probably the first female to enter this field and the first to be awarded such a diploma in Australia, Australia, 1923 (OF).

The diploma is signed by Lecturer in Charge Richard Simpson, Registrar A E Hibble, and Superintendent of Technical Education James Nangle.

Dimensions

500 mm
630 mm

Production

The diploma is one of many made for Sydney Technical College to issue to its graduating students.
Sydney Technical College 1923

Source

Gift of Florence Violet McKenzie, 1976
1 May, 1976

Cite this Object

Diploma, Electrical Engineering, awarded to Miss Florence Violet Wallace (married name Mrs F V McKenzie) on 31-12-1923, she was probably the first female to enter this field and the first to be awarded such a diploma in Australia, Australia, 1923 (OF). 2014, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 24 September 2017, <https://ma.as/262414>
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