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Janet Davey interviewed by Catherine McLennan in the Australian generations oral history project
Bib ID 6252057
Format AudioAudio, OnlineOnline [spoken word]
Author
Davey, Janet, 1954-, Interviewee
 
Online Access
Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies and public use. 
Description 2012 
5 sound files (approximately 373 min.) 
Series

Australian generations oral history project.

Technical Details

Mode of access: Online. 

Summary

Janet Davey talks about her childhood; her family history and background; her parents and their careers; her sister; her schooling and education; her reflections on growing up in Melbourne in the 1950s and 1960s; social life of family; religion; suburban sprawl; city life and rural life; feminism; politics; travelling in Australia and overseas; her teaching and librarian career; technological changes; her social life in the 1960s and 1970s; social class; meeting her husband; her marriage and her children; teaching and living in rural Victoria; health and healthcare; motherhood; parenthood; aging; community life; finances; gender; digitisation and computerisation; relationships; communication revolution; globalisation; the environment and climate change; planning retirement; her life review.

Notes

Catalogue record generated as part of a batch load.

Recorded on 7, 9, 10 May 2012 in Drouin, Victoria.

Index/Finding Aid Note Timed summary (32 pages) 
Subjects Davey, Janet, 1954- -- Interviews.  |  Baby boom generation -- Australia -- Interviews.  |  Baby boom generation -- Australia -- Attitudes.  |  Teachers -- Victoria -- Interviews.  |  Librarians -- Victoria -- Interviews.
Occupation Teachers.  |  Librarians.
Other authors/contributors Forge, Catherine, Interviewer

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ORAL TRC 6300/66 (summary)
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