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Wolfgang Sievers interviewed by Barry York [sound recording]
Bib ID 294660
Format AudioAudio, OnlineOnline [sound recording]
Author
Sievers, Wolfgang, 1913-2007, Interviewee
 
Online Versions
Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies and public use. 
Description 2000 
6 digital audio tapes (ca. 345 min.) 
Summary

Sievers talks about his parents and their background; childhood memories; schooling; experiences during Nazi regime; WWII experiences; first camera and learning photography and his decision to emigrate to Australia. He then discusses his early experiences in Australia and the people he met; marriage; establishment of studio in 1946; first return to Germany in 1955; photographic work and life after photography.

Notes

Recorded on Mar. 20, 2000 in Sandringham, Vic.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-217424469

Index/Finding Aid Note Detailed summary available (17 p.) and uncorrected transcript (typescript, 104 leaves). 
Subjects Sievers, Wolfgang, 1913-2007 -- Interviews.  |  Photographers -- Australia -- Interviews.
Occupation Photographers.
Other authors/contributors York, Barry, 1951-, Interviewer

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ORAL TRC 4549 (transcript)
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ORAL TRC 4549 (summary)
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