• Archival Item

Frank Weston interviewed by Catherine Johnson in the NSW Bicentennial oral history collection [sound recording]

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Born in Sydney, Weston speaks of his family background, childhood, break up of parents’ marriage, life in Sydney, being placed in Westmead [St Vincent’s] boys home by his mother, being classed as “a naughty boy”, conditions, life and work, education, in home ; running away and his life out of care, including marriage.

Access Conditions

This interview is open for research, public copies and public use. A transcript of this interview is available from the National Library of Australia and it may be listened to in the National Library’s Petherick Reading Room, Canberra.

  • From

    17 February 1987

  • To

    17 February 1987

  • Alternative Names

    National Library of Australia, Petherick Reading Room, ORAL TRC2301/12

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