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Steven Guth interviewed by Ron Evans for the Steven Guth collection on Walter Burley Griffin and Marion Griffin oral history project [sound recording]
Bib ID 1280966
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Author
Guth, Steven, 1943-2018, Interviewee
 
Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies and public use. 
Description 1989 Dec. 11 
3 tape reels (ca. 50 min.) : 7 1/2 ips, stereo ; 5 in. 
Series

Steven Guth collection on Walter Burley Griffin and Marion Griffin oral history project.

Summary

Guth speaks about the principles of geomancy; geomancy in Griffin's design for Canberra; parallels between Canberra and Peking; Parliament House in geomantic terms; Canberra as an exposition of the soul of the Australian nation; energies in the mountains and hills in Canberra; and about experiencing geomancy in Canberra.

Notes

Part of a collection about the life of Walter Burley Griffin, his design for Canberra, and geomancy within his design.

Recorded at Canberra on 11 December 1989.

Digital master available National Library of Australia ;

Index/Finding Aid Note Uncorrected transcript (typescript, 18 leaves) available. 
Subjects Guth, Steven, 1943-2018 -- Interviews.  |  Geomancy -- Australian Capital Territory -- Canberra.  |  City planning -- Australian Capital Territory -- Canberra.
Other authors/contributors Evans, Ron, 1951-, Interviewer

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