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Lindsay Pryor interviewed by Matthew Higgins in the Namadgi oral history project [sound recording]
Bib ID 2205084
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Author
Pryor, L. D. (Lindsay Dixon), 1915-1998, Interviewee
 
Access Conditions Access open for research and personal copies, written permission from Kosciuszko Huts Association required for public use. 
Description 14 June 1990 
3 sound tape reels (ca. 99 min.) ; 7 in. 
Series

Namadgi oral history project.

Summary

Professor Pryor speaks of forestry studies; Jack Maxwell's responsibilities as Cotter ranger; travelling around the Brindabellas and Cotter; Cotter House; hike in Brindabella, Argalong, Tumut, Yaouk, Cotter House and Snowy Flats in 1938; fire prevention; Bendora Hut; Stockyard Creek Hut; Mt Franklin Chalet; RMC ski hut; Bulls Head forestry settlement; Pryors Hut; alpine botanical annexe; Scotts Pine arboretum; aspects of the climate and its effects on northern hemisphere trees; firetower at California Flats; water supply for Bendora Hut; Col. Goodwin and H. Wark's roles in the construction of the Mt Franklin Road; trips to Snowy Flats.

Notes

Accompanied by: Namadgi Oral History Project final report : Voices from the Hills.

Commissioned by the Kosciusko Huts Association.

Recorded at Red Hill, Canberra.

Digital master available National Library of Australia;

Index/Finding Aid Note Timed summary (6 p.). 
Subjects Pryor, L. D. (Lindsay Dixon), 1915-1998 -- Interviews.  |  Hiking -- Australian Capital Territory -- Namadgi National Park.  |  Huts -- Australian Capital Territory -- Namadgi National Park -- History.  |  Brindabella Range (A.C.T.) -- Recreational use.  |  Namadgi National Park (A.C.T.) -- History.
Other authors/contributors Higgins, Matthew, 1957-, Interviewer  |  Kosciusko Huts Association

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