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Margaret Fulton interviewed by Warren Fahey in the Warren Fahey collection [sound recording]
Bib ID 3585442
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Author
Fulton, Margaret, Interviewee
 
Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies and public use. 
Description 2005 Oct. 19 
2 digital audio tapes (ca. 102 min.) 
Series

Warren Fahey collection.

Summary

Margaret Fulton, born 1924 in Nairn, Scotland speaks about the family move to Glen Innes, NSW when she was 4 years of age; her early family life in the country; her school days; moving to Sydney as a young girl; her first job at the Australian Gaslight Company; her early magazine career; meeting Sir Paul Hamlyn and his career; her first commissioned book and its success; Larousse Gastronomique; early Australian food; her sister, Jean Hatfield; her career; early magazines and the role of cookery sections; the advertising industry; changes to Australian cuisine; produce; the Australian approach to inventive cookery; dinner parties, cocktail parties and entertaining; supermarkets; food additives; genetically modified foods.

Notes

Recorded on October 19, 2005 Balmain, N.S.W.

Digital master available National Library of Australia;

Index/Finding Aid Note Summary (3 p.) 
Subjects Fulton, Margaret. -- Interviews.  |  Food writers -- Australia -- Interviews.  |  Cooks -- Australia -- Interviews.
Occupation Authors.  |  Cooks.
Other authors/contributors Fahey, Warren, Interviewer

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    ORAL TRC 5555/1 (summary)
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