Fonds AUD 19 - Norfolk Museums and Archaeology Service: Great Yarmouth Museums

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AUD 19

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Norfolk Museums and Archaeology Service: Great Yarmouth Museums

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100 reels of quarter inch audio tape; 71 audio CDs, 21 WAV files (3.60 GB)

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Name of creator

(1974-)

Administrative history

Comprises museums, collections study centres and countywide services relating to archaeology and education.

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Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Received by Norfolk Record Office on 19 Oct 2006 (SAC 2006/12, catalogued as AUD 19/1/1-100); on 1 Oct 2007 (SAC 2007/28, catalogued as AUD 19/2/1-71 for Great Yarmouth Museums' MiniDiscs 1-23, 42, 44, 102, 104-109, 115-119, 122-126, 129-140 on 10 Oct 2008); on 6 Oct 2008 (SAC 2008/18, catalogued as AUD 19/2/72-92 for Great Yarmouth Museums' MiniDiscs 142-162 on 10 Oct 2008). SAC 2007/28 comprises of audio CDs copied (from Nov 2006 to Aug 2007) from original MiniDiscs loaned to NSA by Norfolk Museums and Archaeology Service: Great Yarmouth Museums on 19 Oct 2006 (TD 2006/15). SAC 2008/18 comprises of WAV files copied (from 8 May to 3 Jun 2008) from original MiniDiscs loaned to NSA by Norfolk Museums and Archaeology Service: Great Yarmouth Museums on 20 Feb 2008 (TD 2007/28).

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Oral history interviews gathered by staff at Great Yarmouth museums. Great Yarmouth series 1 (AUD 19/1) and series 2 (AUD 19/2/1-71) relate to various subjects, including Second World War, fishing industry and general life histories. AUD 19/2/72-82, 85-86, 90 relate to the off shore oil and gas industries. AUD 19/2/82-84, 87-89, 91-92 relates to Great Yarmouth's tourism industry, particularly guest house landladies. More detailed summaries of AUD 19/2/1-71 are located with accession paperwork for SAC 2006/12 and can be produced upon request. This information is gradually being added to this catalogue.

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21d10aac-1e52-4143-ae59-cca347270d91

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Catalogued

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Dates of creation revision deletion

Created 01/10/2007 by Drojd. Modified 18/09/2018 by Droip.

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