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William Power interviewed by Lorna McDonald in the Australia 1938 oral history project [sound recording]
Bib ID 930381
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Author
Power, William, 1907-, Interviewee
 
Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies and public use. 
Description 1985 Feb. 3 
1 sound cassette (ca. 85 min.) : 1 7/8 ips. 
Series

Australia 1938 oral history project ; ORAL TRC 2404 Int. no. 4205

Summary

Power speaks of his family background; childhood and school memories in Rockhampton; employment experiences; apprenticeship; the Depression; courtship and marriage; home; recreation; politics; healthcare; religion; attitudes to migrants; Australian society; memories of floods of 1918 in Rockhampton.

Notes

Transcript unavailable.

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 Power, William, 1907- -- Interviews.  |  Rockhampton (Qld.) -- Social conditions.
Other authors/contributors McDonald, Lorna, 1916-, Interviewer  |  Australia 1788-1988: A Bicentennial History  |  Australia 1938 Oral History Project
Also Titled

Australians 1938.

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