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Portrait of Orley Benson, Mudgee, New South Wales [picture]
Bib ID 2646343
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
Meredith, John, 1920-2001
 
Online Versions
Description [1982?] 
1 photograph : gelatin silver, sepia toned ; 18.7 x 23.9 cm. 
Series

Real Folk portrait photographs, 1953-1992.

Summary

"With a seemingly inexhaustible repertoire, Orley is undoubtedly the best accordionist in the Mudgee district. He has kept alive the tunes of many of the old musicians of bygone years."--Typed on card enclosed with photograph.

Notes

Title from label on back of print.

This photograph was taken as part of John Meredith's "Real Folk" Australian folklore recording project.

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Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-139565768

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Subjects Benson, Orley, 1910- -- Portraits.  |  Musicians -- New South Wales -- Portraits.  |  Accordionists -- New South Wales -- Portraits.  |  Accordion.  |  Folk music -- New South Wales.  |  Picture -- Photographs -- NLA exhibition 1989-1990.

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