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The recordings arrive!!

Exciting day as I received the digitised copy of Wendy’s recordings … well not all of them but 675 different mp3 interviews which constitute a major section of her work including

  1. All the 1969 Around Australia Outback recordings, some of the best bush yarns you will hear… tales of the pearling days in Broome and life on the cattle stations in NW Australia
near Sams House
The “Australian Folklore expedition near Fitzroy Crossing Oct 1969

Everyday people, Amazing life stories

Just finished adding the list of almost 800 interviews. The data collection has been over one years work to compile as the interviews have been gathering dust for some years now. labels have come off, transcripts gone missing, duplicate recordings and lots of formats, reel to reel,cassettes, CD’s and notes galore. The collection needsĀ a brief description so you can get an idea of whats there. So many recordings! Unbelievable!WENDY LIBRARY