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Wilfred Broad and Beatrice Broad interviewed by Carole Ottway in the Australia 1938 oral history project [sound recording]
Bib ID 2456072
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Author
Broad, Wilfred, 1897-, Interviewee
 
Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies and public use. 
Description 1982 Oct. 2 
2 cassettes (ca. 135 min.) : 1 7/8 ips. 
Series

Australia 1938 oral history project ; ORAL TRC 2404 Int. no. 4516

Summary

Mr and Mrs Broad speak of his family background; childhood; employment experiences; training to be a teacher; teaching experiences; their courtship and marriage; conditions in country schools; experiences teaching in schools across Australia; conditions teaching; recreation; experiences in various towns; his position in the community; school committees; experiences during World War II; his anti-German attitudes; local Germans in the community; the Depression; war time conditions; home and lifestyle; migrants.

Notes

Recorded by the Australia 1938 Oral History Project as research for the book Australians 1938 from the series Australians, a historical library.

Digital master available National Library of Australia;

Index/Finding Aid Note Full transcript unavailable, interview summarised (3 p.) 
Subjects Broad, Wilfred, 1897- -- Interviews.  |  Broad, Beatrice, 1914- -- Interviews.  |  Teachers -- Queensland -- Biography.  |  Australia -- Social conditions -- 1901-1945.
Other authors/contributors Offway, Carole, Interviewer  |  Australia 1788-1988: A Bicentennial History  |  Australia 1938 Oral History Project
Also Titled

Australians 1938.

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    ORAL TRC 2404/4516 (summary)
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