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Henry interviewed by Carole Ottway for the Australia 1938 oral history project [sound recording]
Bib ID 926431
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Author
Henry, 1910-, Interviewee
 
Access Conditions Access open for research and personal copies; written permission required for public use during the lifetime of the interviewee. 
Description 1982 Nov. 9 
1 cassette (ca. 65 min.) : 1 7/8 ips. 
Series

Australia 1938 oral history project ; ORAL TRC 2404 Int. no. 4014

Summary

Henry speaks of his family; school memories; employment as a pupil teacher; experiences teaching, lifestyle; social conditions when teaching at Karingal settlement, Qld.; the school and students; returning to Brisbane; evening classes and tertiary study; education philosophy; teaching experiences in Brisbane; home and lifestyle; unions and conditions; experiences during the Depression; experiences during World War II; entertainment.

Notes

Full transcript unavailable, interview summarised (3 p.)

Original and working duplicate cassettes made.

Recorded by the Australia 1938 Oral History Project as research for the book Australians 1938 from the series Australians, a historical library.

Digital master available National Library of Australia;

Subjects Henry, 1910- -- Interviews.  |  Teachers -- Queensland -- Biography.  |  Queensland -- Social conditions -- 1901-1945.
Other authors/contributors Ottway, Carole, Interviewer  |  Australia 1788-1988: A Bicentennial History  |  Australia 1938 Oral History Project
Also Titled

Australians 1938.

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