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Bill Hirst interviewed by Patrick Lyons in the History of Australian geoscience oral history project
Bib ID 7733031
Format AudioAudio, OnlineOnline [spoken word]
Author
Hirst, Bill, 1952- interviewee
 
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Description 2018 April 5 
3 sound files (approximately 205 min.) 
Series

History of Australian geoscience oral history project.

Biography/History

Bill Hirst is the director Public Sector Mapping Agencies (PSMA Australia) since 2007. Hirst was Surveyor-General of the Australian Capital Territory (ACT), and the manager of the place naming section (including street addressing) with the ACT Government and one of the co-chairs on the Place Names Committee.

Notes

This interview is part of a joint oral history project being conducted by the National Library of Australia and Geoscience Australia.

Recorded on 5 April 2018 at the National Library of Australia, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory.

Index/Finding Aid Note Summary not yet available. 
Subjects Hirst, Bill, 1952- -- Interviews.  |  PSMA Australia Limited -- Officials and employees.  |  Australian Capital Territory. Office of the Surveyor-General and Land Information, -- Officials and employees.  |  Directors of corporations -- Australian Capital Territory -- Canberra -- Interviews.  |  Surveyors -- Australian Capital Territory -- Canberra -- Interviews.
Occupation Company directors.
Other authors/contributors Lyons, Patrick, interviewer  |  Geoscience Australia  |  National Library of Australia

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