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Broken Hill Social History Project

Title
Broken Hill Social History Project
Repository
National Library of Australia
Reference
ORAL TRC 1873
Date Range
1981 - 1982
Creator
Stokes, Edward
Description

Broken Hill social history project is a collection of 30 interviews of men and women who lived in the Broken Hill district in the early part of the 20th century. Interviewees speak of the environment, employment, lifestyle and memories of life in Broken Hill. Recordings are accompanied by photographs, summaries, biographical information and a manuscript collection produced by Stokes during the writing of the book United We Stand. Includes interviews with Gertrude Clutterham; Violet Sheehan; Olive Anderson; Pearl Delatorre; May May; Edna McNamara; Norah Mullins; Rene Murphy; Hilda Ferguson; Marj McKenzie; Manda Ravlich; Lily Liddell; Edith Purcell; Florrie Neat; Doris Bell.

Formats
Audio
Quantity
95 cassettes
Access
Open for research, personal copies and public use

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