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Portrait of Bill Perin, Parkes, New South Wales [picture]
Bib ID 1180246
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
Meredith, John, 1920-2001
 
Online Versions
Description [199-?] 
1 photograph : gelatin silver, sepia toned ; 15.3 x 23.8 cm. 
Series

Real Folk portrait photographs, 1953-1992.

Summary

"John Meredith listens to Bill Perin reciting the ballad of the Alectown ghost. The digital recording is being made in a racing stable where Bill, b. 1922, trains trotters. The cats? It was a case of nurse them or suffer lacerated legs."

Notes

Title from label on back of print.

This photograph was taken as part of John Meredith's "Real Folk" Australian folklore recording project.

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Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-139580014

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Subjects Perin, Bill, 1922- -- Portraits.  |  Horse trainers -- New South Wales -- Portraits.  |  Folk poetry, Australian.

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