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Al Charles performs country songs ; and, Paddy Djiagween interviewed by Wendy Lowenstein in Wendy Lowenstein Australian folklore and social history collection
Bib ID 7895790
Format AudioAudio [performed music, spoken word, audiotape reel]
Author
Rowe, Paddy, performer
 
Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies and public use. 
Description 1969 
1 sound tape reel (ca. 48 min.) : analog ; 5 in. 
Series

Wendy Lowenstein Australian folklore and social history collection.

Summary

Folkloric recording. Al Charles sings and plays guitar. Paddy Djiagween, oldest person in Broome at that time, sings and talks.

Partial contents
  • Songs by Gordon Parsons, Slim Dusty
  • Blue Velvet Band
  • Song by Warren Williams
  • Paddy Djiagween sings song about the Buccaneer Rock.
 
Biography/History

Al Charles grew up on Beagle Bay Mission, W.A. and worked in pearl industry in Broome, W.A.

Notes

Recorded by Wendy Lowenstein.

Recorded 1969 in Broome, Western Australia. Paddy Djiagween recorded September 1969 in Broome, W.A.

Digital master available National Library of Australia

Related Material Additional recording with Al Charles is available in the National Library of Australia's Oral History and Folklore Collection at ORAL TRC 2915/43 S1.  Additional interviews with Paddy Djiagween are available in the National Library of Australia's Oral History and Folklore Collection at ORAL TRC 2915/44 and ORAL TRC 2915/45. 
Index/Finding Aid Note Summary not yet available. 
Subjects Djiagween, Paddy -- Interviews.  |  Beagle Bay Mission (W.A.)  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Western Australia -- Broome -- Performances.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Western Australia -- Broome -- Interviews.  |  Country music -- Australia.  |  Pearl industry and trade -- Western Australia -- Broome -- History.  |  Broome (W.A.) -- History.
Other authors/contributors Djiagween, Paddy, interviewee  |  Lowenstein, Wendy, 1927-2006, recordist, interviewer
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Al Charles performs country songs

Paddy Djiagween interviewed by Wendy Lowenstein

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