Oral history. Alison Robinson talks to Roy and June Schneller December 27th 1991. Topics covered include the Schneller family history, the accidental death of Christian Schneller, the Whiting family, farming, school days, families in the district, early memories of meeting with Maori, staff at the dairy factory, the Home Guard and the E.P.S. ( Emergency Precaution Scheme ), ragwort, manpower shortages.
Part of a collection of interviews recording the history of the Finnerty Road / Lowgarth district.
An edited transcript has been made. Sound quality variable.
Robinson, Alison Margaret
Primary Maker
Alison Robinson
Production Date
27 Dec 1991

Archive Contents

  Part 1

Research CD-R

  Part 2

Folder. Transcript.

  Part 3

Analog master tape

  Part 4

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