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Frank Lett sings folksongs and songs learned from the phonograph to John Meredith for the John Meredith folklore collection [sound recording]
Bib ID 2682745
Format AudioAudio, OnlineOnline [sound recording]
Author
Lett, Frank, 1909-, Performer
 
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Access Conditions Access open for research and personal copies; written permission required for public use. 
Description 1986 Jan. 24 
1 tape reel (ca. 17 min) : 7 1/2 ips, 2 track stereo ; 7 in. 
Series

John Meredith folklore collection.

Summary

Folkloric recording. Lett speaks of the context of each song and where they were learned.

Full contents
  • Singing:
  • 2. Old fiddler song ex/phonograph
  • 3. Wild colonial boy ex/father
  • 4. Archibald Robinson (Silvermine - 1891)
  • 5. Les Darcy
  • 6. Madamoiselle from Armentieres
  • 7. Oh Susanna
  • 8. The great American Bum. ex/phonograph
  • 9. Goorianwa. fgt. ex/father
  • 10. The unknown soldier's grave ex/phonograph.
 
Notes

Recorded at Mudgee, New South Wales on 24 January 1986.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-215946004

Subjects Lett, Frank, 1909- -- Interviews.  |  Folk songs, English -- Australia.  |  Songs -- Australia.
Other authors/contributors Meredith, John, 1920-2001, Interviewer

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ORAL TRC 2222/152
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