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Patsy Adam-Smith interviewed by Hazel de Berg in the Hazel de Berg collection

Item Title
Patsy Adam-Smith interviewed by Hazel de Berg in the Hazel de Berg collection
Repository
National Library of Australia Oral History Collection
Reference
ORAL TRC 1/550
Creator
Adam-Smith, Patricia Jean (Patsy) (1924 - 2001)
Description

Interview with Hazel de Berg on 11 Oct. 1971 in which Adam-Smith speaks about her childhood in a fettler's camp; her schooling in very small classes; leaving her home; writing in her teens; writing children's serials for the ABC; writing for the magazine "A.M"; she speaks of her sea-going life; the various books she wrote; readjusting to life on shore; realising her responsibilities towards her children; working as a manuscript field officer; her method of work when writing.

1 cassette (ca. 60 min.) : 1 7/8 ips.

Formats
Audio
Quantity
1 cassette
Access
Access to be determined on appliciation
Finding Aid

Transcript available (22 p.)

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