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Enos Newitt, Albert Newitt and Mrs Brennan sing in the Queensland Folk Federation collection [sound recording] / recorded by Bob Michell
Bib ID 7507890
Format AudioAudio [spoken word, performed music, audiotape reel]
Access Conditions Access open for research use; written permission required for personal copies and public use during the lifetime of the performer. Written permission also required for public use from the Queensland Folk Federation. 
Description 1961-1974 
1 audiotape reel (approximately 94 min.) : analog 
Series

Queensland Folk Federation collection.

Summary

Folkloric recording.

Full contents
  • Enos Newitt sings (recorded at Bundaberg in 1962): Molly Riley ; Swagman's dream ; Back to Bendigo (fragment)
  • Alan N. sings: Bundaberg canecutter (fragment)
  • Alan and Enos Newitt sing: The tent poles are rotten (words by Enos Newitt)
  • Spoken: Queensland, the land of pests
  • Enos Newitt sings: A virgin nineteen years old
  • Alan Newitt sings: Men who make the nation ; Boer War verse (Newitt) ; No one to care for us now ; Light in the window ; Harbour lights
  • Albert Newitt discusses stories of his life
  • Singing: The old bullock driver (also known as Bullockie's song, written by Albert Newitt)
  • I'm old and helpless (written by Albert Newitt)
  • Stone outside Dan Murphy's door
 
Notes

Recorded during 1961 and 1963 at Brisbane, Queensland; and during 1962 and 1974 at Bundaberg, Queensland.

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Index/Finding Aid Note Summary not yet available. 
Subjects Folk songs, English.
Other authors/contributors Newitt, Alan  |  Michell, Bob  |  Queensland Folk Federation

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