MARGARET SIMONS RESEARCH PAPERS AND RECORDINGS FOR MALCOLM FRASER MEMOIR
The papers and audio recordings contained in this acquisiton were created amd compiled by Simons when researching and co-writing Malcolm Fraser: The Political Memoirs, Miegunyah Press, 2010.
The papers consist of several notebooks used by Simons to record conversations [predominately in shorthand] with Mr Fraser and others interviewed. Some notebooks correspond to audio recordings also contained here.
The accompanying files consist of photocopied and annotated documents from a variety of sources, but mainly from the Fraser papers at the University of Melbourne Archives and the National Archives of Australia.
The audio files contain discussions between Dr Simons and Mr Fraser of the issues represented in the archival documents and thematic questions and answers. The audio files are unedited and include the people and sounds of daily life which were happening during the interviews.Items 2019.00109.00100 to 2019.00109.00174 are audio files.
Fonds: [2019.0109] "MARGARET SIMONS RESEARCH PAPERS AND RECORDINGS FOR MALCOLM FRASER MEMOIR"