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Author: Mary Durack; Norman Brearley, Sir; Bill Bunbury; Australian Broadcasting Corporation.
Publisher: [Sydney] : ABC Radio Tapes, [198-?]
Series: Social history feature.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on Cassette : Cassette recording : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A four-part series about the history of commercial aviation in Western Australia, featuring interviews with pioneer aircraft crew. Tape 1, side A includes interviews with Sir Norman Brearley, the founder of Australia's first air mail service; side B is about Horrie Miller, founder of MacRobertson Miller Airline Service. Sides A and B include interviews with Mary Durack. Tape 2 features interviews with many pioneer  Read more...
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Named Person: Norman Brearley, Sir; Mary Durack; H C Miller
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Durack; Norman Brearley, Sir; Bill Bunbury; Australian Broadcasting Corporation.
OCLC Number: 221071523
Notes: Title from label.
Performer(s): Presenter: Bill Bunbury.
Description: 2 audiocassettes (120 min.).
Series Title: Social history feature.
Responsibility: [presented by Bill Bunbury].

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A four-part series about the history of commercial aviation in Western Australia, featuring interviews with pioneer aircraft crew. Tape 1, side A includes interviews with Sir Norman Brearley, the founder of Australia's first air mail service; side B is about Horrie Miller, founder of MacRobertson Miller Airline Service. Sides A and B include interviews with Mary Durack. Tape 2 features interviews with many pioneer aircraft crew talking about conditions aboard commercial aircraft for both passengers and crew, including uniforms, working conditions and social conditions, and technical changes in aircraft.

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