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Letter - Education Department to Lili Sigalas, Notice of Appointment, 30 Aug 1961 Reg. No: HT 2263
- Letter from the Education Department of Victoria to Lili Sigalas, 30th August 1961. It states that Lili has been appointed as a correspondence teacher of English.
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.
- Typed letter on Department of Education Letterhead
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Babette Sigalas, 2003
|Dimensions:||169 mm (Height), 206 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||education, immigration, greek communities, greek immigration, employment, correspondence, government departments|
|Themes this item is part of:||Lili Sigalas, Greek Migrant, 1922, Sigalas Family Collection, Migration Collection|
|Secondary Classification:||Settlement - Employment|
|Sender:||Department of Education, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 30 Aug 1961|
|Addressed To:||Mrs Lili Sigalas, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 30 Aug 1961|