Mobile Unit. Queenstown memories

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Mr Gardiner describes his father's arrival in Queenstown from Australia in 1868, his experiences, and discusses his own memories, including gold mining, the introduction of fish to Lake Wakatipu, fishing and poaching, scheelite mining, floods and fire. (old preservation copy on VC 59.)

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2 1064a Interview with Mr Gardiner, Queenstown pt 1 of 6
3 1065a [ditto] pt 2
4 1065b [ditto] pt 3

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Year 1948

Reference number 5724

Media type AUDIO

Collection Sound Collection

Credits New Zealand Broadcasting Service. Mobile Recording Unit

Duration 00:44:34

Date 30 Oct 1948