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Audio - Interview with Ernie Westworth, Black Saturday Bushfires, Kinglake, Victoria, 6 Nov 2009 Reg. No: HT 27155
- Audio Interview with Ernie Westworth by Liza Dale-Hallett at his home in Kinglake on 6 November 2009.
This interview forms part of the Victorian Bushfires Collection and relates to the Black Saturday Chimney, a key item of this collection, which came from burnt remains of 'The Uplands' homestead in Kinglake Central.
- Digital file
- Statement Of Significance:
- This interview provides a rare recollection of working life as labourer at 'The Uplands', Kinglake Central, during the 1930s.
- Description Of Content:
- Ernie Westworth recollects the time he worked at 'The Uplands' for two years when he was 16-18 years old, during the 1930s.
- Acquisition Information:
- Collected & Donation from Mr Ernie Westworth, 2009
|Tagged with:||bushfires, working life|
|Themes this item is part of:||Sustainable Futures Collection, Victorian Bushfires Collection|
|Secondary Classification:||Natural Disasters|
|Format:||Digital Audio Recording; WAV File|
|Interviewee:||Mr Ernie Westworth, Kinglake, Victoria, Australia, 6 Nov 2009|
|Interviewer:||Ms Liza Dale-Hallett - Museum Victoria Collections, Research & Exhibitions, Kinglake, Victoria, Australia, 6 Nov 2009|