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Bill Boundy, Fred Sloane and men from the Lithgow Worker's Club interviewed by John Meredith for the John Meredith folklore field recordings, 1953-1961 [sound recording]
Bib ID 296841
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Author
Boundy, Bill, Performer
 
Access Conditions Access open for research and personal copies. Written permission required for public use. 
Description [195-?] 
1 tape reel (ca. 33 min.) : 7 1/2 ips, 2 track, mono. ; 7 in. 
Series

John Meredith folklore field recordings, 1953-1961.

Summary

Contains possibly offensive language and concepts.

Folkloric recording.

Full contents
  • Recitation: Shearer's lament
  • Singing: Ivan Skavinsky Skavar
  • Recitation: Cobb and Co.
  • Singing: Vincent Van Gogh
  • Recitation: Bastard from the bush
  • Poor blind Nell
  • Singing: Lucy's lament to the landlord
  • Ball of Kerrymoor
  • The good ship Venus
  • Bill Boundy and group sing: The poor old night watchman
 
Notes

Singing and recitation.

Digital master available National Library of Australia;

Index/Finding Aid Note Timed summary (3 p.) and transcription of recording: p. 215-219. 
Subjects Boundy, Bill -- Performances.  |  Sloane, Fred -- Performances.  |  Folk songs, English -- Australia.  |  Folk poetry, Australian.  |  Bawdy songs -- Australia.  |  Bawdy poetry -- Australia.
Other authors/contributors Sloane, Fred, Performer  |  Meredith, John, 1920-2001, Interviewer  |  Lithgow & District Workmen's Club

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