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Norm O'Connor interviewed by Chris Sullivan for the Chris Sullivan folklore collection [sound recording]
Bib ID 1419798
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Author
O'Connor, Norman, Interviewee
 
Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies and public use. 
Description 1984 Nov. 26 
2 tape reels (ca. 111 min.) : 7 1/2 ips, full track, mono. ; 10 in. 
Series

Chris Sullivan folklore collection ; 642

Summary

Norm O'Connor talks about collecting folklore. O'Connor speaks about Simon McDonald, one his most significant sources of folkloric material; collecting with the Victorian Folklore Society; his other work in recording folklore and oral history; recording equipment he used; and recording in the field.

Notes

Recorded at the National Folklore Conference, Melbourne, on 26 November 1984.

Digital master available National Library of Australia ;

Index/Finding Aid Note Transcript available (typescript, 36 leaves) 
Subjects O'Connor, Norman -- Interviews.  |  McDonald, Simon, 1907-1968.  |  Folk Lore Society of Victoria.  |  Folklore -- Fieldwork -- Australia.  |  Folklore -- Research -- Australia.  |  Folklorists -- Australia -- Interviews.
Other authors/contributors Sullivan, Chris (Christopher Daniel), 1953-, Interviewer

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