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Conferment Record - Issued to Lili Sigalas, The University of Melbourne, 24 Mar 1952 Reg. No: HT 2258
- Conferment Record for the University of Melbourne, dated 24 March 1952. It contains a list of subjects completed by Lili Sigalas between 1937 and 1947 - French, English, Greek, Zoology, Philosophy and History of Philosophy. Lili enrolled in an arts course at Melbourne University in 1937 which she continued part time for many years.
Lili Sigalas (nee Vrahamis), born in 1904, migrated to Australia in 1922 to marry Letho Sigalas. The couple were married at the Greek Orthodox Church on Victoria Parade, Melbourne in 1923. They moved in a very sociable set, composed of their own young Greek cousins. They had cars, sophistication and some affluence. Lili travelled abroad frequently, both with her family and with friends. She was active in the Melbourne Greek community and was a member of the International Club and the Greek Red Cross. Letho passed away in 1964 and from 1966 onwards Lili divided her time between Melbourne and Greece. She passed away in Melbourne in the 1990s.
- Certificate with black printed text and University of Melbourne logo at top of page.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Babette Sigalas, 2003
|Dimensions:||254 mm (Height), 223 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||education, immigration, greek communities, greek immigration, certificates, universities|
|Themes this item is part of:||Lili Sigalas, Greek Migrant, 1922, Sigalas Family Collection, Migration Collection|
|Secondary Classification:||Settlement - Education & Training|
|Issued To:||Mrs Lili Sigalas, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 24 Mar 1952|
|Issued By:||University of Melbourne (The), Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 24 Mar 1952|