Special Collections at Murdoch University

Special Collections at Murdoch University

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Interview with Mrs Urquhart

Interview with Mrs Urquhart. [Sound recording] [Special Collections]

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Interview with Mrs Urquhart by John Clements.

Mrs Urquhart talks about working as a munitions worker during World War 1. She started work at 14 1/2 years old, worked for 2 years in the munitions factory and also at a grocer's shop. She met her husband Robert at a dance.

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

Date: 26 November 1979
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Other Information: This recording was originally made on a 5 inch (13 centimetre) reel to reel tape.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 : 17 MB
URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/54392
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