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Recordings of Joyce Steele [sound recording] Interviewer: Meg Denton

Collection Title
Recordings of Joyce Steele [sound recording] Interviewer: Meg Denton
Repository
State Library of South Australia
Reference
OH 368
Date Range
1989 - 1991
Description

A series of recordings of Joyce Steele, the first South Australian woman Member of the House of Assembly. OH 368/1 is an informal interview recorded over five sessions in late 1990 and early 1991 by Meg Denton who had met Mrs Steele while researching the career of dance teacher Joanna Priest. Ms Denton agreed to help Mrs Steele record some of her reminiscences, and the interview ranges widely over her childhood and early work experiences in Western Australia (including anecdotes about an employer, woman orthopedic surgeon Dr Radcliffe-Taylor), family history and experiences in politics. OH 368/2 is a recording of the speech made by Lance Milne at Mrs Steele's eigthieth birthday party in 1989. Her son Christopher Steele hosts the proceedings at which Mrs Steele speaks briefly

Formats
cassette tapes

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