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Kathleen McDermott interviewed by Rob Willis in the Rob and Olya Willis folklore collection [sound recording]
Bib ID 4735723
Format AudioAudio, OnlineOnline [sound recording]
Author
McDermott, Kathleen, 1937-, Interviewee
 
Online Access
Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies and public use. 
Description 2009 
2 sound files (ca. 75 min.) 
Series

Rob and Olya Willis folklore collection.

Technical Details

Mode of access: Online. 

Summary

Folkloric recording. Kathleen McDermott talks about growing up in the isolated area of Strahan and the culture of the town: her schooling and childhood; working in the local store and on the manual telephone exchange; the Franklin River Blockade and it effect on herself and the community of Strahan.

Notes

Recorded by Olya Willis.

Summary accompanied by photograph.

Recorded on 14 October 2009 in Strahan, Tas.

Index/Finding Aid Note Timed summary available (4 p.) 
Subjects McDermott, Kathleen, 1937- -- Interviews.  |  Conservation of natural resources -- Tasmania -- Franklin River Region.  |  Demonstrations -- Tasmania -- Franklin River Region.  |  Country life -- Tasmania -- Strahan.  |  Strahan (Tas.) -- History.  |  Strahan (Tas.) -- Social life and customs.  |  Strahan (Tas.) -- Social conditions.
Other authors/contributors Willis, Rob, 1944-, Interviewer

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ORAL TRC 6124/13
Copy: Recording
Special Collections Reading Room
ORAL TRC 6124/13 (summary)
Copy: Summary
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