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Henry Hewson interviewed by Tony Hannan in the Parliament's oral history project [sound recording]
Bib ID 2831367
Format AudioAudio, OnlineOnline [sound recording]
Author
Hewson, Henry Arthur, 1914-1999, Interviewee
 
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Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies and public use. 
Description 1985 Dec 
16 audio cassettes (ca. 890 min.) : 1 7/8 ips. 
Series

Parliament's oral history project.

Summary

Hewson speaks of his family background; early life; early political interests; the Country Party; life in the country; election to State Parliament; experiences as a state politician; entering federal politics; his career as a federal politician; politicians and political issues during his career; activities after leaving politics.

Biography/History

Hewson held the seat of MacMillan Vic. for the Country Party from December 1972 to December 1975.

Notes

Parliament's Oral History Project is an ongoing project administered by the Australian Parliamentary Library focussing on retired parliamentarians and their political careers.

Recorded December 1985.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-217602024

Index/Finding Aid Note Transcript (516 p.) and index available. 
Subjects Hewson, Henry Arthur, 1914-1999 -- Interviews.  |  Australia -- Politics and government -- History.  |  Queensland -- Politics and government -- History.
Other authors/contributors Hannan, Tony, Interviewer  |  Australia. Department of the Parliamentary Library

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ORAL TRC 4900/26
Copy: Recording
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ORAL TRC 4900/26 (transcript)
Copy: Transcript
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