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Beau Sheil interviewed by Fred Morton [sound recording]
Bib ID 2958752
Format AudioAudio, OnlineOnline [sound recording]
Author
Sheil, Beau, Interviewee
 
Online Versions
Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies and public use. 
Description 1977 
1 sound tape reel (70 min.) ; analog, 1 7/8 ips, half track, mono. ; 7 in. 
Series

Fred Morton collection.

Summary

Beau Sheil, Kingsford-Smith's business manager, about Sir Charles Kingsford-Smith, Australian aviation pioneer. REEL 8, SIDE 1. Sheil speaks about his association with Kingsford-Smith and Ulm's separate New Zealand tours after liquidation of Australian National Airways; his recollection of the last flight of Ulm; trans-Pacific flight attempts; own aviation career; his association with Kingsford-Smith after death of Ulm; his submission for trans-Tasman service; Trans-Tasman Air Service Development Company.

Notes

Recording begins on Reel 8, Side 1.

This is part of a collection of interviews concerning the life of Sir Charles Kingsford-Smith.

Preservation, working duplicate and user cassette copies made.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-221879238

Subjects Ulm, C. T. P. (Charles Thomas Phillippe), 1897-1934.  |  Kingsford-Smith, Charles, 1897-1935.  |  Sheil, Beau -- Interviews.  |  Australian National Airways.  |  Businessmen -- Australia -- Interviews.  |  Air pilots -- Australia -- Biography
Occupation Aviators.
Other authors/contributors Morton, Fred, Interviewer

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