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Evelyn Temple Emmett
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Start Date:
18 May 1871
End Date:
09 Dec 1970
Public servant who worked in the Railways Department and later headed the Tourism Branch of that department which became the Tasmanian Government Tourist Bureau. He retired in 1941. Emmett had a keen interest in Tasmania generally and in Tasmanian history. Amongst other things he was a member of the Royal Society of Tasmania, the Scenery Preservation Board and a founder of the Hobart Walking Club.
Information Sources:
Australian Dictionary of Biography