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LAKE, Sadie Margaret interviewed by Janice Templeton

 Record Group — Box: 17
Identifier: H0084
Overview This interview of a Waipango/Riverton native covers her family, her home at Birch Bush farm in Waipango, Southland, her grandmother’s home in Riverton, domestic life, her schools, her family’s farm and its workers. Also covers her early employment, start in nursing, illness with tuberculosis, and experience as both a patient and nurse at Orangapai Sanatorium in Waipiata; her marriage to Charles Lake; and their life as a hired farming couple on several different farms in the Southland and...
Dates: 2011

YORKE, Jessie interviewed by Edith Ruddenklau

 Record Group — Box: 44
Identifier: H0374
Overview This interview was commissioned by Women's Division of Federated Farmers for a project entitled Pioneer Women. Jessie was born in Winton. She went to training collecge in Auckland and taught at Muriwai Beach before moving to Quarry Hills School in Southland. After she married she moved to Waikawa, where she lived for 60 years.
Dates: 1990

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