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Audio - Interview with Ernie Westworth, Black Saturday Bushfires, Kinglake, Victoria, 6 Nov 2009 Audiovisual 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.
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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
Discipline: History

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Tagged with: bushfires, working life
Themes this item is part of: Sustainable Futures Collection, Victorian Bushfires Collection
Primary Classification: SUSTAINABILITY
Secondary Classification: Natural Disasters
Tertiary Classification: bushfires
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

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