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Norm Rowland, Herb Tattersall, Peter Bert and unidentified persons interviewed by John Meredith for John Meredith folklore field recordings, 1953-1961 [sound recording]
Bib ID 148543
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Author
Rowland, Norm, Performer
 
Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies and public use. 
Description 1959 
1 tape reel (ca. 33 min.) : 7 1/2 ips, 2 track, mono. ; 7 in. 
Series

John Meredith folklore field recordings, 1953-1961.

Summary

Contains possibly offensive language and concepts.

Folkloric recording.

Full contents
  • Unidentified persons, singing: The big wheel
  • Mock radio broadcast: The Crepitation Contest
  • Unidentified persons, singing: The monk of Priory Hall
  • Unidentified person, singing: The hairs on her nicky di do
  • Ned Kelly and Albert
  • Unidentified persons, singing: Hey, Jimmy Johnson
  • Unidentified person, recitation: The peniological report
  • Woman defined
  • Shares two yarns: the definition of an accountant
  • Daniel in the lion's den
 
Notes

Singing, music and yarns.

Recorded in 1959 in N.S.W.

Digital master available National Library of Australia

Index/Finding Aid Note Timed summary (2 p.) transcript of songs, p. 296 - 296B. 
Subjects Rowland, Norm -- Performances.  |  Tattersall, Herb -- Performances.  |  Bert, Peter -- Performances.  |  Folk songs, English -- Australia.  |  Accordion music.  |  Bawdy songs -- Australia.  |  Tales -- Australia.
Other authors/contributors Tattersall, Herb, Performer  |  Bert, Peter, Performer  |  Meredith, John, 1920-2001, Interviewer

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