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Portrait of Ray ("Eyes") Hibbert, Cobar, New South Wales [picture]
Bib ID 1186764
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
Meredith, John, 1920-2001
 
Online Versions
Description [1990?] 
1 photograph : gelatin silver, sepia toned ; 18.6 x 23.5 cm. 
Series

Real Folk portrait photographs, 1953-1992.

Summary

"Born 1919, 'Eyes' is a good performer on the mouth organ, and sang an interesting old English ballad, 'The silvery tide', collected in England by Cecil Sharpe in 1908, and unheard of until collected by Meredith & Willis in 1990."--Typed on card enclosed with photograph.

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-139583112

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Subjects Hibbert, Ray, 1919- -- Portraits.  |  Musicians -- New South Wales -- Portraits.  |  Harmonica players -- New South Wales -- Portraits.  |  Folk music -- New South Wales.

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