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James Vickery interviewed by Gordon Briscoe in Gordon Briscoe collection [sound recording]
Bib ID 553147
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Author
Vickery, James, Interviewee
 
Access Conditions Access open for research; written permission required for personal copies and public use during the lifetime of the interviewee. 
Description 1990 Mar 
2 audio tape reels (ca. 68 min.) : 7 1/2 ips., mono. ; 7 in. 
Series

Gordon Briscoe collection.

Summary

Mr Vickery talks about the establishment of Musgrave Park (Amata); conditions at Amata; tasks taught at Amata; reasons for its failure as a cattle training station; its achievements; recreation; problems brought about by overcrowding; outstations; music; position of women; education; isolation; Australian Pastoral Board; alcohol; conditions and responsibilities at Innamincka.

Notes

Recorded between 12-15 March 1990.

Digital master available National Library of Australia ;

Index/Finding Aid Note Timed summary available. 
Subjects Vickery, James -- Interviews.  |  Stockmen -- South Australia -- Interviews.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- South Australia -- Amata.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Australia, Central -- Social conditions.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Services for -- Australia, Central.
Other authors/contributors Briscoe, Gordon, 1938-, Interviewer

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