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Angus MacKenzie, Roderick MacKillop, Elizabeth Smith, Alexander Smith and Sheena MacLeod interviewed by Emily Lyle in Scottish oral tradition in Australia [sound recording]
Bib ID 4227395
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 1977 
1 digital audio tape (ca. 46 min.) 
Series

Scottish oral tradition in Australia.

Summary

Folkloric recording.

Partial contents
  • Elizabeth Smith sings: Wee Willie Winkie (children's song)
  • Brok the barnie stealt the corn (dandling verse)
  • Alexander Smith recites: [A cripple ? on a stick] (children's rhyme)
  • Alexander Smith sings: Water water wallflower (children's song)
  • Alexander Smith recites: The lifeboat's crew [fragment] (verse)
  • Alexander Smith sings: Water water wallflower (children's song)
  • Precious the promise he gave to me [fragment] (hymn)
  • Sheena MacLeod sings: Hey a doggie (nonsense children's song)
  • Shelkie pogie pair o new sheen (dandling song)
  • [Clap hannies fine ? til daddy comes hame] (dandling song)
 
Notes

Recorded 27 February 1977 and 6 March 1977 in Australia.

Digital master available National Library of Australia;

Index/Finding Aid Note Timed summary available. 
Subjects MacKenzie, Angus -- Interviews.  |  MacKillop, Roderick -- Interviews.  |  Smith, E. (Elizabeth) -- Interviews.  |  Smith, A. (Alexander), 1922- -- Interviews.  |  MacLeod, Sheena -- Interviews.  |  Scots -- Australia -- Interviews.  |  Scottish Australians -- Interviews.  |  Immigrants -- Australia -- Interviews.  |  Folk songs, Scots -- Australia.  |  Oral tradition -- Scotland.
Other authors/contributors MacKenzie, Angus, Interviewee  |  Lyle, Emily B. (Emily Buchanan), 1932-, Interviewer

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