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Nesta Hill sings and talks for the John Meredith folklore collection [sound recording]
Bib ID 1266250
Format AudioAudio, OnlineOnline [sound recording]
Author
Hill, Nesta, 1902-, Performer
 
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Access Conditions Access open for research and personal copies; written permission required for public use. 
Description 1986 
1 tape reel (ca. 23 min) : 7 1/2 ips, stereo ; 7 in. 
Series

John Meredith folklore collection ORAL TRC 2222/R219

Summary

Folkloric recording. Mrs Nesta Hill sings and talks about her father, Evi Mansfield; working in the sawmill as a young woman; local trees.

Full contents
  • Singing: May your children serve you so
  • Old Jeff.
 
Notes

Recorded by John Meredith and Jamie Carlin.

Singing and conversation.

Recorded at Franklin, Tasmania on 9 November 1986.

Also available online at: http://nla.gov.au/nla.oh-vn1266250

Subjects Folk songs, English - Australia.  |  Folklore - Tasmania.
Other authors/contributors Carlin, J., 1937-, Interviewer  |  Meredith, John, 1920-2001, Interviewer

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ORAL TRC 2222/R219 Petherick Reading Room (Oral History)

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