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Walter Bunning interviewed by Hazel de Berg in the Hazel de Berg collection [sound recording]
Bib ID 2152606
Format AudioAudio, OnlineOnline [sound recording]
Author
Bunning, Walter, 1912-1977, Interviewee
 
Online Versions
Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies and public use. 
Description 1971 Apr. 21 
2 sound tape reels (ca. 84 min.) 
Series

Hazel de Berg collection ; DeB 529-530

Summary

Bunning speaks of his early interest in architecture; studying at the Sydney Technical College; studying in London; working with the camouflage department during the war; the housing situation in Australia in 1945; the conscious planning of Sydney; his interest in art; his married life; designing the National Library of Australia; the artistic furnishings of the National Library.

Notes

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-220874200

Related Material Related interview with Walter Bunning is available in the National Library of Australia's Oral History & Indigenous Programs collection at ORAL TRC 7270/11. 
Index/Finding Aid Note Timed summary (3 p.) and transcript available (32 p.) 
Subjects Bunning, Walter, 1912-1977 -- Interviews.  |  National Library of Australia.  |  Architects -- Australia -- Interviews.  |  Architecture -- Australia -- Designs and plans.
Other authors/contributors De Berg, Hazel, 1913-1984, Interviewer

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ORAL TRC 1/529-530
Copy: Recording
Special Collections Reading Room
ORAL TRC 1/529-530 (transcript)
Copy: Transcript
Unavailable until 31 January 2022 due to Building Works
ORAL TRC 1/529-530 (summary)
Copy: summary
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