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Portrait of Vera Lee, Terang, Victoria [picture]
Bib ID 471540
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
Meredith, John, 1920-2001
 
Online Versions
Description 1984 
1 photograph : gelatin silver, sepia toned ; 23.4 x 18.5 cm. 
Series

Real Folk portrait photographs, 1953-1992.

Summary

"Spritely pianist Vera Lee had, only two weeks earlier, been clinically dead from a heart attack. Revived by prompt medical treatment, she recorded oldtime dance tunes and silent movie music, then died again a month later."--Typed on card enclosed with photograph.

Notes

Title from label on back of print.

This photograph was taken as part of John Meredith's "Real Folk" Australian folklore recording project.

P1/76

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-139568461

P1/76

Subjects Lee, Vera -- Portraits.  |  Musicians -- Victoria -- Portraits.  |  Women musicians -- Victoria -- Portraits.  |  Pianists -- Victoria -- Portraits.  |  Picture -- Photographs -- NLA exhibition 1989-1990.
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