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The Honoured Women Oral History Project Part II : SUMMARY RECORD [sound recording] Interviewers: Karen George, June Donovan and Peter Donovan

Collection Title
The Honoured Women Oral History Project Part II : SUMMARY RECORD [sound recording] Interviewers: Karen George, June Donovan and Peter Donovan
Repository
State Library of South Australia, Mortlock Library of South Australiana
Reference
OH 593
Description

The second part in a series of interviews with South Australian women who are recipients of Australia Day and Queen's Birthday honours. The interviewing program is funded by the Minister for the Arts and the Status of Women, the Hon. Diana Laidlaw, to celebrate the contribution of women to South Australia. The first series of interviews are held at OH 505. The project is supervised by the Oral History Officer, J.D. Somerville Oral History Collection, and the interviews have similar themes to those explored in the State Library's Oral History of Women's Political Activity, 1993-1994, held at OH 250.

Recorded December 2000 (and continuing). Available on cassette (30 tapes to date).

OH 593/1 - Margaret Enid (Peg) Christian
OH 593/2 - Mary Helen Newport
OH 593/3 - Joan Brewer (b.1923). Interviewed by Karen George. Recorded on 15 & 19 June and 6 July 2001 (3 hrs 30 mins). Full transcript in production (70 pages).
OH 593/4 - Mary Lucy Davidson (b.1928). Interviewed by June Donovan. Recorded on 17 August 2001 (2 tapes, 1hr 51 mins). Full transcript in production (39 pages). Associated with Meals on Wheels Inc. (SA).
OH 593/5 - Christobel Mattingley (b.1931). Interviewed by Karen George. Recorded on 17 & 24 July and 21 August 2001 (7 tapes, 6 hrs 16 mins). Full transcript in production. Note - co-edited Survival in our land : "Aboriginal" experiences in "South Australia" since 1836 told by Nungas and others ; edited and researched by Christobel Mattingley ; co-edited by Ken Hampton (1988) Rev. ed. Sydney : Hodder & Stoughton, 1992.
OH 593/6 - Elaine Farmer (b.1950). Interviewed by Denise Schumann. Recorded on 7 November and 7 December 2001 (2 tapes, 1 hr 50 mins). Full transcript in production (46 pages).
OH 593/7 - Margaret Edith Atkins
OH 593/8 - Moira Shannon (b.1932). Interviewed by Sue Anderson. Recorded on 5 December 2001 (2 tapes, 1 hr 59 mins). Full transcript in production (51 pages).
OH 593/9 - Margaretha Hanen (b.1931). Interviewed by Pauline Payne. Recorded on 4 January 2002 (2 cassettes, 1 hr 52 mins).
OH 593/10 - Maude Tongerie. Interviewed by Sue Anderson. Recorded on 14 February 2002 (3 tapes, 2 hrs 56 mins). Full transcript in production (66 pages). Associated with Colebrook Home for Aboriginal Children. Refer also to Survival in our land : "Aboriginal" experiences in "South Australia" since 1836 told by Nungas and others.

Formats
Digital audio tape

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Related Archival resources

hasPart

  • Interview with Margaret Edith Atkins OAM [sound recording] Interviewer: June Donovan, OH 593/7; Atkins, Margaret Edith (1928 - 2014); State Library of South Australia, Mortlock Library of South Australiana. Details
  • Interview with Mary Helen Newport [sound recording] Interviewer: Peter Donovan, 1 June 2001, OH 593/2; Newport, Mary Helen (1927 - 2013); State Library of South Australia, Mortlock Library of South Australiana. Details
  • Interview with Peg Christian [sound recording] Interviewer: Karen George, OH 593/1; Christian, Margaret Enid (Peg) (1920 - 2012); State Library of South Australia, Mortlock Library of South Australiana. Details

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