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Edgar Waters interviewed by Alex Hood in the Alex Hood folklore collection [sound recording]
Bib ID 4082139
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Author
Waters, Edgar, 1925-2008, Interviewee
 
Access Conditions Access open for research and personal copies. Written permission is required for public use during the lifetime of the interviewee. 
Description 2006 
1 digital audio tape (ca. 56 min.) 
Series

Alex Hood folklore collection.

Summary

Folkloric recording. Edgar Waters speaks of the early days of the Bushwhackers; Wattle records and films; experiences in England; Russell Ward; Geoff Way; Cecil English; John Meredith; Communist Party of Australia (C.P.A.); the Folk revival; Hans Bandler; his interest in Australian folklore and old "bush" songs; Eureka Youth League; the collection of folklore; Joe Cashmere; A.L. Lloyd; the influence of Australian folklore in England; the Bushwhackers; Sally Sloan; Duke Tritton; Alan Lomax; Jimmy Macbeth; Tim McMahon; re-writing and re-working material; the Rambleers; Folk Clubs; English-Irish influences; Declan Affley; Nationalists; Melbourne folk revivalists and collectors; the Brisbane revival; Joe Furnside; Jack Hughes.

Notes

Recorded on December 7, 2006 at Nowra, N.S.W.

Digital master available National Library of Australia;

Index/Finding Aid Note Timed summary (3 p.) 
Subjects Waters, Edgar, 1925-2008 -- Interviews.  |  Wattle Records.  |  Communist Party of Australia.  |  Folklorists -- Australia -- Interviews.
Occupation Folklorists.  |  Academics.
Other authors/contributors Hood, Alex, 1935-, Interviewer  |  Hood, Annette, 1948-, Interviewer

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