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Harold White address The National Library in the Australian community on 15 September 1968 at Wesley Church, Melbourne
Bib ID 7014526
Format AudioAudio, OnlineOnline [spoken word, audiotape reel]
Author
White, Harold Leslie, Sir, 1905-1992, speaker
 
Online Versions
Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies and public use. 
Description 1968 September 15 
1 audiotape reel (approximately 27 min.) : analog, 7 1/2 ips ; 7 in. 
Summary

National Librarian Harold White talks about the formation of the National Library of Australia, its collections and the services that it offers to the Australian public.

Notes

Recorded on 15 September 1968, as part of the Pleasant Sunday Afternoon radio broadcast at Wesley Church, Melbourne, Victoria.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-193020854

Index/Finding Aid Note Uncorrected transcript (typescript, 13 leaves). 
Subjects National Library of Australia -- History.  |  Commonwealth Parliament Library (Australia) -- History.  |  National libraries -- Australia.  |  Libraries and community -- Australia.
Other authors/contributors Wesley Church (Melbourne, Vic.), host institution

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ORAL TRC 70 (transcript)
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