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Thomas Archdeacon, Bill Coughlin, Peter Willis and Alec Osbourne interviewed by John Meredith for John Meredith folklore field recordings, 1953-1961 [sound recording]
Bib ID 3398081
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Author
Archdeacon, Thomas, Performer
 
Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies. Written permission required for public use. 
Description 1957 
1 sound tape reel (ca. 17 min.) : analog 7 1/2 ips ; 3 in. 
Series

John Meredith folklore field recordings, 1953-1961.

Summary

Folkloric recordings.

Full contents
  • Thomas Archdeacon, singing: The wild colonial boy
  • Bill Coughlin, singing: The banks of the Murray
  • Peter Willis, singing: The fatal wedding
  • Alec Osbourne, singing: Jimmy Riddle
  • The dying stockman
  • Bill Coughlin, singing: Born in Boston City (learned at Euaboree when 8 years old)
  • Alec Osbourne, singing: The fatal wedding.
 
Notes

Music only.

Recorded by John Meredith between February 1952 and June 1957.

Digital master available National Library of Australia;

Index/Finding Aid Note Timed summary (1 p.) 
Subjects Archdeacon, Thomas -- Performances.  |  Folk music -- Australia.  |  Folk songs, English -- Australia.
Other authors/contributors Coughlin, Billy, Performer  |  Willis Peter, Performer  |  Osbourne, Alec, Performer  |  Brennan, Mick, Performer  |  Meredith, John, 1920-2001, Interviewer

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