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Frank McGrath interviewed by Steven Guth for the Galong oral history project [sound recording]
Bib ID 2105369
Format AudioAudio, OnlineOnline [sound recording]
Author
McGrath, Frank, Interviewee
 
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Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies and public use. 
Description 1989 May 25 
2 tape reels : 7 1/2 ips., stereo ; 5 in. 
Series

Galong oral history project.

Summary

Mr McGrath talks of his family background; soldier settler farms; his grandparents; pets; hotels in Galong; fist fights; Jack Daley/Tommy Turner fight; the railway; Galong in 1917; education; employment; the Depression; delivering bread before school; brawls between boarders and day pupils at school; water fights; rabbit works; Rocky Ponds; family land ownership; the butter factory.

Notes

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-221211082

Subjects McGrath, Frank -- Interviews.  |  St Lawrence's School (Galong, N.S.W.) -- History.  |  Primary schools -- New South Wales -- Galong -- History.  |  New South Wales -- Social conditions -- 1901-1945.  |  Galong (N.S.W.) -- History.
Other authors/contributors Guth, Steven, 1943-2018, Interviewer

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