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Aaron Briggs and Sophie Briggs sing Aboriginal folk songs in Norm O'Connor folklore collection [sound recording]
Bib ID 244353
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Author
Briggs, Aaron, 1899-, Performer
 
Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies and public use. 
Description 1963 Jan. 5 
1 tape reel (ca. 7 min.) ; 7 in. 
Series

Norm O'Connor folklore collection.

Summary

Folkloric recording.

Full contents
  • Sophie Briggs singing: 29. Hymn, Are you getting ready - supposed to be sung by the old folks on Cummeragunja mission
  • Aaron Briggs singing: 30. Jacky, Jacky, 31. Billy go bangalee, fragment.
 
Notes

Recorded by Cath Ellis.

A collection of recordings and related material collected during the 1950s and 1960s by Norm O'Connor, Pat O'Connor and others for the Folk Lore Society of Victoria.

Sophie Briggs recorded at Cummeragunja on January 5, 1963.

Aaron Briggs recorded at Barmah on January 5, 1963.

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Index/Finding Aid Note Transcript unavailable. 
Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- Music.  |  Folk songs, English -- Australia.
Other authors/contributors Briggs, Sophie, Performer  |  Ellis, Catherine J. (Catherine Joan), 1935-1996, Interviewer  |  Folk Lore Society of Victoria

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