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Jim Lyons interviewed by John Meredith for the John Meredith folklore collection [sound recording]
Bib ID 2989190
Format AudioAudio, OnlineOnline [sound recording]
Author
Lyons, Jim, 1920-, Performer
 
Online Versions
Access Conditions Access open for research and personal copies; written permission required for public use. 
Description 1986 Aug. 26 
1 tape reel (ca. 21 min.) : 7 1/2 ips, 2 track stereo ; 7 in. 
Series

John Meredith folklore collection.

Summary

Folkloric recording. Jim Lyons sings and recites.

Full contents
  • Singing: The working man (composed by Lindsay Birgun)
  • Recitation: Our first parents
  • Singing: The farting display
  • Recitation: The shearers lament
  • Parts of a woman
  • Cigarettes and tobacco
  • Motor cars
  • Singing: The harems of Egypt.
 
Notes

Recorded at Tumbarumba, New South Wales on 26 August 1986.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-221498329

Subjects Bawdy poetry -- Australia.  |  Bawdy songs -- Australia.  |  Folk poetry, Australian.  |  Folk songs, English -- Australia.
Other authors/contributors Meredith, John, 1920-2001, Interviewer

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ORAL TRC 2222/197
Copy: Recording
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