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Smith Family and Patricia Jackson interviewed by Emily Lyle in Scottish oral tradition in Australia [sound recording] : the Emily Lyle Collection
Bib ID 4225771
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Access Conditions Access open for research; written permission required for personal copies and public use from Director of School of Scottish Studies. 
Description 1976 
1 digital audio tape 
Series

Scottish oral tradition in Australia.

Summary

Folkloric recording.

Partial contents
  • The Smith family sing: The big ship sail through the eely ally o (children's song)
  • I saw a ship a-sailing (children's song)
  • Mackle Kate got oot the gate [children's? song]
  • Aa the loonies plays the boolies (dandling song)
  • The four maries
  • The Smith family recite: Mither oor Jock's fartin (comic rhyme)
  • The Smith family sing: A bumbee tickled me (comic song)
  • Auntie Mary had a canary (comic song)
  • The Smith family recite: Neep an tatties beef an steak (rhyme)
  • Patricia Jackson sings: You shall have a fishie, when the boat comes in (children's song)
 
Notes

Patricia Jackson's maiden name was Smith.

Recorded 18 December 1976 in Australia.

Digital master available National Library of Australia;

Index/Finding Aid Note Timed summary available. 
Subjects Smith family -- Interviews.  |  Jackson, Patricia -- Interviews.  |  Oral tradition -- Scotland.  |  Folk songs, Scots -- Australia.  |  Scots -- Australia -- Songs and Music.  |  Scots -- Australia -- Interviews.  |  Immigrants -- Australia -- Interviews.  |  Scots -- Australia -- Social life and customs.
Other authors/contributors Jackson, Patricia, Interviewee  |  Lyle, Emily B. (Emily Buchanan), 1932-, Interviewer

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