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George Huxley interviewed by Zoe Griffin in the Australia 1938 oral history project [sound recording]
Bib ID 1125047
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Author
Huxley, George, 1907-, Interviewee
 
Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies and public use. 
Description 1982 May 13 - May 17 
2 cassettes (ca. 135 min.) : 1 7/8 ips. 
Series

Australia 1938 oral history project ; ORAL TRC 2404 Int. no. 6409

Summary

Huxley speaks of his family background; the family migrating from England; religion; politics; family life; school and childhood memories; experiences settling; recreation; employment experiences and conditions; the Depression; courtship and marriage; home and lifestyle; living conditions; family values; local area of Fremantle; class; health care; memories of the 1930s; overseas countries; the Royal family.

Notes

Recorded by the Australia 1938 Oral History Project as research for the book Australians 1938 from the series Australians, a historical library.

Digital master available National Library of Australia;

Index/Finding Aid Note Full transcript unavailable, interview summarised (5 p.) 
Subjects Huxley, George, 1907- -- Interviews.  |  Immigrants -- Western Australia -- Biography.  |  Western Australia -- Social conditions -- 1901-1945.
Other authors/contributors Griffin, Zoe, Interviewer  |  Australia 1788-1988: A Bicentennial History  |  Australia 1938 Oral History Project
Also Titled

Australians 1938.

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