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Alan Marshall gives a private reading of his work in the Alan Marshall MS 3992 collection
Bib ID 7125693
Format AudioAudio [spoken word, audiocassette]
Author
Marshall, Alan, 1902-1984, speaker
 
Access Conditions Access to be determined. 
Description between 1975 and 1984 
1 audiocassette (approximately 92 min.) : analog, 1 7/8 ips 
Series

Alan Marshall MS 3992 collection.

Full contents
  • Side 1: Marshall reads a story told to him by Levi Madua of Badu about Tutu Islander Chief Kaigua leading a war raid on Badu
  • Marshall reads a story about a leather stud cutter named Blue
  • Marshall converses with Tom Ackland and Joan Ackland prior to giving a reading describing the different departments of a shoemaking factory
  • At the request of the Acklands, Marshall tells the story of Mrs. A. J. Black's ostriches
  • Marshall reads a story about the Mapoon Aboriginal Mission
  • Side 2: Story about the Mapoon Aboriginal Mission (continued)
  • Marshall converses with the Acklands about learning and memory
  • At the request of Joan Ackland, Marshall reads selections from his work This is the grass.
 
Notes

Recorded at the home of Tom Ackland and Joan Ackland some time between 1975 and 1984.

Digital master available National Library of Australia;

Related Material Recording originally located in the Papers of Alan Marshall, 1903-1982, held by the National Library of Australia at MS 3992. 
Index/Finding Aid Note Summary not yet available. 
Subjects Marshall, Alan, 1902-1984. Works. Selections -- Audio adaptations.  |  Mapoon Aboriginal Mission -- History.  |  Aboriginal Australians.  |  Torres Strait Islanders -- Badu Island -- History.  |  Badu Island -- History.
Other authors/contributors Ackland, Tom, speaker  |  Ackland, Joan, speaker

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