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Portrait of Dorothy Nangle, Gilgandra, New South Wales [picture]
Bib ID 2672218
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
Meredith, John, 1920-2001
 
Online Versions
Description [1983?] 
1 photograph : gelatin silver, sepia toned ; 23.3 x 18 cm. 
Series

Real Folk portrait photographs, 1953-1992.

Summary

"When Dot's mother went to live in an isolated sleeper-cutters' camp in the Pilliga Scrub, She bought herself an accordion and taught herself to play. Many of her tunes were passed on to her daughter.

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-139574311

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Subjects Nangle, Dorothy, 1915- -- Portraits.  |  Musicians -- New South Wales -- Portraits.  |  Women musicians -- New South Wales -- Portraits.  |  Accordionists -- New South Wales -- Portraits.  |  Folk music -- New South Wales.  |  Picture -- Photographs -- NLA exhibition 1989-1990.

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