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Commemorates Dame Margaret Blackwood who was a botanist and geneticist.
She qualified at the Associated Teachers’ Training Institution, then taught at Lowther Hall and Korowa Church of England Girls’ Grammar schools. In 1930 she enrolled in science at the University of Melbourne (B.Sc., 1938; M.Sc., 1939), completing the course part time while continuing to teach.
|Address:||St Kilda Road, Queen Victoria Gardens, Melbourne, 3000|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -37.821825|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||1986|
In memory of Dame Margaret Blackwood (Blackie)
Honorary member of Beta Sigma Phi 1987