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Lena King interviewed by Inge Riebe in the NSW Bicentennial oral history collection [sound recording]
Bib ID 2168790
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Author
King, Lena, interviewee
 
Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies and public use. 
Description 1988 Feb. 1 
1 sound cassette (ca. 30 min.) : 1 7/8 ips. 
Series

NSW Bicentennial oral history collection.

Summary

King, an Aboriginal woman who grew up in Boomai and Woodenbong Aboriginal settlements, speaks of her childhood memories ; family life, home and living conditions ; relatives ; bush food ; experiences hunting ; childhood games ; building Korrobories ; church ; school ; her father's employment ; life with and memories of her parents ; memories of the environment ; local folklore ; family recreation ; her family moving ; description of home built by father, brothers and sisters ; household chores ; family rules ; superstitions and customs.

Notes

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are advised that this recording may contain names and voices of deceased persons.

Recorded by the NSW Bicentennial Oral History Project, funded by a bicentennial grant to the NSW Council on the Ageing and the Oral History Association of Australia (NSW).

Digital master available National Library of Australia;

Index/Finding Aid Note Transcript available: 1 v. (19 p.). Timed summary available. 
Subjects King, Lena -- Interviews.  |  Older people -- New South Wales -- Biography.  |  Women, Aboriginal Australian -- New South Wales -- Social conditions.  |  Women, Aboriginal Australian -- Biography.
Other authors/contributors Riebe, Inge, interviewer  |  N.S.W. Council on the Ageing  |  Oral History Association of Australia. N.S.W. Branch  |  NSW Bicentennial Oral History Project

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