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Jim Lowe interviewed by Barry McDonald in the Barry McDonald folklore collection, 1970-1989 [sound recording]
Bib ID 653441
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Author
Lowe, Jim, 1896-1984, Performer
 
Access Conditions Written permission required for both research and public use during the lifetime of the interviewer. 
Description 1984 Feb. 4 
1 sound cassette (ca. 24 min.) : analog, mono. 
Series

Barry McDonald folklore collection, 1970-1989.

Summary

Folkloric recording: REEL 2720/39/14. Conversation: - 1. Song: Prince of Wales schottische (whistling). 2. Discusses Indian hawkers, their culinary habits, also Syrian hawkers, discusses his brother Teddy as a concertina player, relates a story about the cart-horse bolting, stories about Tom Lowe's prodigious drinking habits. 3. Song: Making ammunition to blow the Hun to hell (to the tune of: Marching through Georgia).

Notes

Recorded on Feb. 4, 1984 at Guyra, N.S.W.

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Index/Finding Aid Note Detailed summary (1 p.) 
Subjects Lowe, Jim, 1896-1984 -- Interviews.  |  Folk musicians -- New South Wales -- Guyra Region -- Interviews.  |  Folk singers -- New South Wales -- Guyra Region -- Interviews.  |  Folk music -- New South Wales -- Guyra Region.  |  Folklore -- New South Wales -- Guyra Region.  |  Folk songs -- New South Wales -- Guyra Region.  |  Folk dancing -- New South Wales -- Guyra Region.  |  Whistling.  |  Singing.  |  Guyra Region (N.S.W.) -- History.
Other authors/contributors McDonald, Barry, 1955-, Interviewer

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