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Noel Dempsey interviewed by Helen Grant-Taylor for the Australia 1938 oral history project [sound recording]
Bib ID 930179
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Author
Dempsey, Noel, 1912-2000, Interviewee
 
Access Conditions Access open for research and personal copies; written permission required for public use during the lifetime of the interviewee. 
Description 1982 Sept. 16 
2 sound cassettes (ca. 180 min.) : 1 7/8 ips. 
Series

Australia 1938 oral history project ; ORAL TRC 2404 Int. no. 4023

Summary

Dempsey speaks of his family background; childhood and school memories; the Depression; religion; family life; employment experiences; mother's businesses; recreation; social life; courtship and marriage; buying land; own home; lifestyle and family life; class; Australian society; health; contact with aboriginals; migrants; memories of the 1930s; royalty; Australia and Britain.

Notes

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;

Index/Finding Aid Note Transcript available (11 p.) 
Subjects Dempsey, Noel, 1912-2000 -- Interviews.  |  Brisbane (Qld.) -- Social conditions.
Other authors/contributors Grant-Taylor, Helen, Interviewer  |  Australia 1788-1988: A Bicentennial History  |  Australia 1938 Oral History Project
Also Titled

Australians 1938.

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