Record

LevelSeries
Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)ATH/Z/8
TitleOral histories and other recordings
Extent17 standard boxes
Date[late 20th century]-2016
DescriptionExtensive sequence of oral histories and other miscellaneous audio recordings relating to athletes and athletics during the 20th century. Oral history recordings were largely compiled by John Bromhead in his role as Librarian of the former National Centre for Athletics Literature (NCAL). Many oral history recordings are accompanied by typescript transcripts of the interview. CD listening copies are available and were produced during 2016.

The series also includes 51 miscellaneous audio cassette tapes which were not stored alongside the oral history cassette tapes when transferred from NCAL.
ArrangementMaterial arranged into two sub-series:

oral history recordings and transcripts;
miscellaneous audio recordings
Access StatusOpen
Physical DescriptionSound quality is poor on a number of cassette tapes, and consequently on a number of CD listening copies