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Albert Newitt sings and recites poems recorded by Bob Michell and others in the Queensland Folk Federation collection
Bib ID 7579019
Format AudioAudio [performed music, spoken word, audiotape reel]
Author
Newitt, Albert, 1879- interviewer, singer
 
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 1963 April 12 
1 audiotape reel (approximately 31 min.) : analog 
Series

Queensland Folk Federation collection.

Summary

Folkloric recording.

Full contents
  • Australia the land of my childhood
  • The tent poles are rotten (incomplete, completed later)
  • Humping old bluey (scrap)
  • Wild colonial boy
  • Reference old book of songs (early reminiscences)
  • My brother Ben (recitation)
  • Remembers on "Old bullock dray"
  • Humping old bluey
  • Bill the bullockie (scrap recitation)
 
Notes

Stan Arthur and K. McGoldrick were present during the interview.

Incorrect tape identification as Enos Newitt.

Recorded oon 12 April 1963 at Bundaberg, Queensland.

Digital master available National Library of Australia

Index/Finding Aid Note Summary not yet available. 
Subjects Folk songs, English -- Australia.  |  Folk poetry, Australian.
Other authors/contributors Michell, Bob, interviewer  |  Arthur, Stan, 1925-2004  |  McGoldrick, K  |  Queensland Folk Federation

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