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Lysbeth Cohen interviewed by Hazel de Berg in the Hazel de Berg collection [sound recording]
Bib ID 811568
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Author
Cohen, Lysbeth, 1926-, Interviewee
 
Access Conditions Access open for research and personal copies; written permission required for public use during the lifetime of the interviewee. 
Description 1975 Jun. 20 
2 sound tape reels (ca. 95 min.) 
Series

Hazel de Berg collection ; DeB 841-842

Summary

Cohen speaks of her work during World War II, in the pathology department of Crown St. Hospital ; organising and cross matching blood doners during this period - the forerunner to the Red Cross Blood Bank ; beginning writing and broadcasting for the A.B.C. ; her research on Dr. Margaret Harper who was responsible for baby health centres as we know them today in Australia ; writing "Coronary wife" ; research for her book "Elizabeth Macquarie" ; writing profiles of women of interest for "The Australian Jewish Times".

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Digital master available National Library of Australia

Index/Finding Aid Note Transcript available (26 p.) 
Subjects Cohen, Lysbeth, 1926- -- Interviews.  |  Women authors, Australian -- Interviews.
Other authors/contributors De Berg, Hazel, 1913-1984, Interviewer

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