National Library of Australia Oral History Collection

Identity area

Identifier

daa/21

Authorized form of name

National Library of Australia Oral History Collection

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Contact area

 

Chief Oral History Officer

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Address

Street address

Parkes Place, Parkes, Canberra 2600

Postal address:
As above

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Telephone

(02) 6262-1111

Fax

(02) 6273-4492

Email

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Description area

History

Geographical and cultural context

Mandates/Sources of authority

Administrative structure

Officer in charge: Chief Oral History Officer

Records management and collecting policies

Interviews with prominent Australians. Oral history interviews of a social history nature. Australian folklore recordings.

Buildings

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Recordings of Addresses to the National Press Club 1963-1991. NSW Bicentennial Oral History Project 1986-1987. Parliamentary Library Oral History Project 1983-1991. Labour Council of NSW Oral History Project:1986-1991. Cultural Context of Unemployment Oral History Project 1984-1986. John Meredith Collection of Australian Folklore 1952-1991. Mel Scott Collection of Oral History Interviews 1970-1978. NSW Council on the Ageing Oral History Project 1987. Hazel de Berg Collection of Oral History Interviews 1957-1984. Chris Sullivan Collection of Australian Folklore 1979-91. Alan Scott Collection of Australian Folklore 1985-1990. Wattle Collection of Australian Folk Music 1956-1964. Marion O'Connor Collection of Australian Folklore 1959-1968. Barbara Blackman Collection of Oral History Interviews 1982-89.

Quantity: 500m (5% in-house)

Finding aids, guides and publications

The Hazel de Berg Recordings from the Oral History Collection of the National Library of Australia. Canberra: NLA, 1989.

Access area

Opening times

Open Mon-Fri 9am-4:45pm; closed weekends and Public Holidays. General reference assistance available. Copying services available for books, journals and original records to A3. Introductory brochure available.

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Access points

Access Points

  • Clipboard

Primary contact

Parkes Place, Parkes, Canberra 2600 Postal address: As above