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Elizabeth Nowlan interviewed by Inge Riebe in the NSW Bicentennial oral history collection [sound recording]
Bib ID 581647
Format AudioAudio, OnlineOnline [sound recording]
Author
Nowlan, Elizabeth, 1889-, Interviewee
 
Online Versions
Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies and public use. 
Description 1987 July 3 
2 sound cassettes (ca. 120 min.) : 1 7/8 ips. 
Series

NSW Bicentennial oral history collection.

Summary

Born on the Clarence River, NSW, Nowlan speaks of her parents' background; the family farm and home; family life; meals and diet; moving to a new farm; religion; brothers and sisters; school; recreation; childhood memories; family picnics and outings; Christmas; the dairy herd; meeting her husband; marriage; homes and farms after marriage; work on the farms, animals and produce; lifestyle; her courtship and wedding; childbirth; raising her children; family's health; milk production; the Depression; renting farms.

Notes

Includes index.

Recorded by the NSW Bicentennial Oral History Project, funded by a bicentennial grant to the NSW Council on the Ageing and the Oral History Association of Australia (NSW).

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-216294571

Index/Finding Aid Note Timed summary and transcript available : 2 v. (32 p., 34 p.). 
Subjects Nowlan, Elizabeth, 1889- -- Interviews.  |  Older people -- New South Wales -- Biography.  |  Women farmers -- New South Wales -- Social conditions -- 1901-1945.
Other authors/contributors Riebe, Inge, Interviewer  |  N.S.W. Council on the Ageing  |  Oral History Association of Australia. N.S.W. Branch  |  NSW Bicentennial Oral History Project

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ORAL TRC 2301/140 (transcript)
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ORAL TRC 2301/140 (summary)
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