Interview with Janet Marr

Date
7 August 1993 - 07 Aug 1993
By
Marr, Janet Lillian, 1953-
Ref
OHInt-0067/090
Description

Janet Marr born Wanganui. Talks about: negative and positive aspects of childhood; Palmerston North Teachers' Training College; marriage to a soldier and time spent in Singapore. Describes rehabilitation loan available to soldiers on leaving the Services and buying a house at Athenree, Waihi. Discusses child sex abuse and involvement with Victim Support and helping to set up Citizens' Advice Bureau.

Gives her opinion on mining in Waihi and describes her involvement in all the Tribunal Hearings and wading through enormous boxes of Environmental Impact Reports.

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Venue - Waihi

Other - limited biographical information available

Interviewer(s) - Rose MacBeth

Venue - Waihi

Arrangement: Tape numbers - OHC-005868; OHV-0278F

Quantity: 1 C90 cassette(s). 1 videocassette(s). 1 transcript(s). 90 Minutes Duration.

Finding Aids: Abstract Available - transcript(s) available AB-1275.

Additional description

Original recordings not available for playback. Surrogate copies will be provided.

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Access restrictions
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Format
1 C90 cassette(s), 1 videocassette(s), 1 transcript(s), 90 Minutes Duration, Oral histories, VHS
There are 3 items in total.
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There are 3 items in this group.
Date: 7 August 1993 From: Women in a Mining Town, Waihi 1883-1993, Oral History Project Ref: OHA-1275 Description: Quantity: 1 transcript(s).
Date: 7 August 1993 From: Women in a Mining Town, Waihi 1883-1993, Oral History Project Ref: OHV-0278F Description: Recorded by - Rose MacBeth
Date: 7 August 1993 From: Women in a Mining Town, Waihi 1883-1993, Oral History Project Ref: OHC-005868 Description: Recorded by - Rose MacBeth Arrangement: Tape sequence - tape 1 of 1 Quantity: 1 C90 cassette(s). 90 Minutes Duration.