• Entry type: Resource
  • Entry ID: AWH000429

John Cramer interviewed by Ron Hurst in the Parliament’s oral history project [sound recording]

  • Repository National Library of Australia, Oral History and Folklore Collection
  • Reference ORAL TRC 4900/58
  • Date Range 28-Mar-88 - 14-Jun-88
  • Description

    20 cassettes (ca.1200 min.) Sir John Oscar Cramer speaks of his family background; early life; real estate business; the Depression; career in local and federal government; power supply problems in NSW 1930-1950; origins and development of Liberal Party; Robert Menzies; politicians and issues during his career; experiences as Minister for the Army; life after retirement.

  • Access Access open for research, personal copies and public use.
  • Finding Aid Transcript (499 p.) and index available.