Special Collections at Murdoch University

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Interview with Des

Interview with Des. [Sound recording] [Special Collections]

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Des interviewed by John Clements.

Des worked for Lionel Samson and Son Pty Ltd (Samson's) in Fremantle, Western Australia for 42 years. He relates some of the history of the company, details of his life, the company's succession, family memories and the Samson home.

This sound recording is part of the John Clements Oral History Collection.

Date: 26 July 1985
Item Type: Special Collections
Collection: John Clements Oral History Collection
Copyright: © Estate of John Clements
Other Information: This recording was originally made on a 5 inch (13 centimetre) reel to reel tape.
Notes: 1 digital file : 55 MB
URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/54258
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