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DICKSON, Ivy May interviewed by Edith Ruddenklau

 Record Group — Box: 38
Identifier: H0376
Overview Ivy talks about her family and childhood. She recalls looking after the family cows as a child. She worked at the Underwood Sugar of Milk factory after leaving school. After a housefire at their property in Makarewa, Ivy and her husband William John and their four children moved to Edendale. She recalls the biggest change in her life was the instillation of electricity.
Dates: 1991

DICKSON, Lindsay interviewed by Judith Thomas

 Record Group — Box: 25
Identifier: H0407
Dates: 2019

HOWDEN, Malcolm Graham (Mac) interviewed by Richard Savory

 Record Group — Box: 37
Identifier: H0360
Dates: 2018

HOWDEN, Violet May interviewed by Richard Savory

 Record Group — Box: 37
Identifier: H0361
Dates: 2018

McLEOD, Andrew Bain interviewed by Ann Irving

 Record Group — Box: 8
Identifier: H0141
Overview In this interview Andrew describes and details his education, joining the Woodlands Rabbit Board, and later working at the Fortification saw mill; describing the workings of the mill and the living conditions. After the war he became a contractor which led him and Jack Scarlet to design an elevator to load fertilizer as well as a winch and crane to shift gear on the back of the truck. In 1952 he brought the family farm, farming dairy and sheep until 1977, when he sold up and went to work at the...
Dates: 2007