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James Kinghorn interviewed by Hazel de Berg for the Hazel de Berg collection [sound recording]
Bib ID 3002148
Format AudioAudio, OnlineOnline [sound recording]
Author
Kinghorn, J. R. (James Roy), 1891-1983, Interviewee
 
Online Versions
Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies and public use. 
Description 1977 June 8 
1 sound tape reel (ca. 62 min.) 
Series

Hazel de Berg collection ; DeB 1000

Summary

Dr James Roy Kinghorn speaks of his career of 49 years with the Australian Museum as a zoologist; he speaks of his studies at Sydney University; working in the Reptile Dept. of the Museum. Dr Kinghorn describes the reptile collection and method used in collecting specimens; his views on the protection of fauna; he describes the public lectures held at the Museum and speaks of his published works.

Notes

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-220854379

Index/Finding Aid Note Transcript available (26 p.) 
Subjects Kinghorn, J. R. (James Roy), 1891-1983 -- Interviews.  |  Zoologists -- Australia -- Interviews.
Other authors/contributors De Berg, Hazel, 1913-1984, Interviewer

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ORAL TRC 1/1000
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ORAL TRC 1/1000 (transcript)
Copy: Transcript
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