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Col Cowell interviewed by Allan Scott ; and, Glen Innes Primary School children sing and perform ; Colin Newsome interviewed by Allan Scott in the Alan Scott folklore collection [sound recording]
Bib ID 1398473
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Author
Cowell, Col, Interviewee
 
Access Conditions Access to be determined. 
Description 1988 Nov. 15 
1 tape reel (ca. 32 min.) : 7 1/2 ips, mono. ; 7 in. 
Series

Alan Scott folklore collection.

Summary

Folkloric recording.

Full contents
  • Col Cowell sings and talks: Since poor father joined the pitchatoriel ; I don't want to get well ; Captain Brown ; Freckles was his name.
  • Glen Innes Primary School children sing: On top of old Smokey (I shot my teacher) ; A sailor went to sea ; I went to a Chinese restaurant ; This train goes ; My father is a garbageman ; East West ; When Susie was a baby.
  • Colin Newsome recites Ben Hall (poem) ; Talks about Ben Hall and other bushrangers.
 
Notes

Field recordings of the Glen Innes, Emmaville and Warwick districts, 10-22 November 1988.

Recorded at Glen Innes Primary School, New South Wales on 15 November 1988.

Digital master available National Library of Australia

Subjects Folk songs, English -- Australia.  |  School children -- New South Wales -- Folklore.  |  Children's songs -- New South Wales.  |  Hand games.
Other authors/contributors Newsome, Colin, 1916-2008, Interviewee  |  Scott, Alan, 1930-1995, Interviewer

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