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Paul Wild address to the National Press Club, Canberra on 24 October 1984 [sound recording]
Bib ID 801419
Format AudioAudio, OnlineOnline [sound recording]
Author
Wild, J. P. (John Paul), 1923-2008, Speaker
 
Online Versions
Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies and public use. 
Description 1984 Oct. 24 
1 sound tape reel (ca. 54 min.) : 1 7/8 ips, mono. ; 5 in. 
Series

National Press Club luncheon address.

Summary

Wild speaks of Australian science; CSIRO and its functions, history, benefits and role; the government and science; scientific research; scientists; other countries' attitudes to scientific research; changes needed.

Biography/History

Dr. Paul Wild was the Chairman of the CSIRO at the time of this recording.

Notes

Photographs available.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-222466942

Index/Finding Aid Note Timed summary and uncorrected transcript (typescript, 11 leaves) available. 
Subjects Wild, J. P. (John Paul), 1923-2008.  |  CSIRO -- Officials and employees.  |  Executives -- Australia.  |  Research -- Australia.  |  Science -- Social aspects -- Australia.  |  Science and state -- Australia.
Other authors/contributors National Press Club (Australia)

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