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Cecil O'Dea interviewed by Richard Raxworthy in the Labor Council of New South Wales oral history project [sound recording]
Bib ID 2234468
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Author
O'Dea, Cecil, 1905-1988, Interviewee
 
Access Conditions Written permission from the Labor Council of New South Wales required for research, personal copies and public use. 
Description 1987 Oct. 8 
4 tape reels (ca. 108 min.) : 3 3/4 ips, mono. ; 5 in. 
Series

Labor Council of New South Wales oral history project.

Summary

O'Dea, former labour lawyer, speaks about his childhood; working as an articled clerk, and later as a solicitor; doing industrial cases for AWU; 1949 FVA election; The Movement; his Navy service during World War II; Clive Evatt; Eric Miller; his interest in dairy cattle; the Whitlam government; and his firm Carroll and O'Dea.

Notes

Part of a collection of interviews with former and present trade union leaders, produced as a joint project by the Labor Council of New South Wales and the National Library of Australia.

Recorded on 8 October 1987.

Digital master available National Library of Australia;

Index/Finding Aid Note Uncorrected transcript (typescript, 233 leaves) available. 
Subjects O'Dea, Cecil, 1905-1988 -- Interviews.  |  Lawyers -- New South Wales -- Interviews.
Other authors/contributors Raxworthy, Richard, 1932-2003, Interviewer  |  Labor Council of New South Wales  |  National Library of Australia

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