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Marie Byles – environmental campaigner, bushwalker, solicitor

Marie Byles  1900 – 1979 Marie Byles was the first woman to be admitted as a solicitor in NSW in 1924, and was the first woman to establish a legal practice in 1929.  She was a feminist who advocated against … Continue reading

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