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Letter - Education Department to Lili Sigalas, Request for Salary Review, 26 Oct 1970 Document Reg. No: HT 2267

Letter from the Education Department of Victoria to Lili Sigalas, 26th October 1970. It was written in response to Lili's request for a review of her salary.

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 quarto size paper. Logo of Education Department Victoria at upper centre in black ink.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Babette Sigalas, 2003
Discipline: History

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Tagged with: education, immigration, greek communities, greek immigration, employment, correspondence
Themes this item is part of: Lili Sigalas, Greek Migrant, 1922, Sigalas Family Collection
Primary Classification: MIGRATION
Secondary Classification: Settlement - Employment
Tertiary Classification: correspondence
Sender: Department of Education, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 26 Oct 1970
Addressed To: Mrs Lili Sigalas, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 26 Oct 1970

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