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Ken Tribe, solicitor, interviewed by Terry Colhoun [sound recording]
Bib ID 1466728
Format AudioAudio, OnlineOnline [sound recording]
Author
Tribe, Ken, 1914-2010
 
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Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies and public use. 
Description 1997 
15 digital audio tapes (approximately 1526 min.) 
Summary

Tribe talks about his early days in Sydney including membership of St. Andrew's Cathedral Choir and attendance at the Choir School, study years at Shore and Sydney University and entry into law practice. He then describes his visit to Britain, Germany and USA in the weeks before WWII started; wartime law practice including a case on behalf of Lake George Mining Company; ownership of a hardware business and return to law practice. Tribe then discusses his 40 years with the Adult Deaf Society of N.S.W.; origin and function of William Fletcher Trust; association since 1949 with Music Viva Australia; association with Canberra School of Music and Ernest Llewellyn, Sydney College of the Arts and the N.S.W. Conservatorium and involvement with the Australia Council and its Music Board.

Notes

Recorded between May 6 and Aug. 28, 1997 in Sydney.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-206222048

Index/Finding Aid Note Summary available (1 p.) and uncorrected transcript (typescript, 516 leaves) 
Subjects Tribe, Ken, 1914-2010 -- Interviews.  |  Lawyers -- Australia -- Interviews.
Occupation Lawyers.
Other authors/contributors Colhoun, Terry, 1924-

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