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Muriel Dick interviewed by Ros Bowden in the Women of the land oral history project

Item Title
Muriel Dick interviewed by Ros Bowden in the Women of the land oral history project
Repository
National Library of Australia, Oral History and Folklore Collection
Reference
ORAL TRC 3406/7
Description

Dick, a farmer, speaks of growing up, her marriage to an older man from a farming background, their move to the country, raising her two children, how she and her husband established a small dairy herd, the breadth of her farm and family chores, importance of her role as bookkeeper, learning more practical farming skills from farming courses and instruction from Dept. of Agriculture advisors, her interest in empowering other women running farms, her involvement in a program which is an extension of Women on Farms, her love of daily challenges and her philosphy of life.
Recorded in 1995.

Quantity
1 Sound cassette
Access
Written permission required for research, personal copies and public use during the lifetime of the interviewee.
Finding Aid

Transcript available (typescript, 19 leaves)

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  • Women of the land oral history project, Feb 23 1995 - April 26 1995, ORAL TRC 3406; Bowden, Ros; National Library of Australia, Oral History and Folklore Collection. Details

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