MOTAT oral history interview with Mary Best

Mary Best, Interviewee;  Megan Hutching, Interviewer; 

16 Jun 2009
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Maker and Role
Mary Best, Interviewee
Megan Hutching, Interviewer
Production Date
16 Jun 2009
Oral history with Mary Best about her working life as a stewardess for TEAL [Tasman Empire Airways Ltd] in the early 1950s, flying to Rose Bay, Sydney, Australia and Papeete, Tahiti on Short S45A Solent flying boats. Interview covers her previous work in Auckland’s Public Relations Office, her duties as a stewardess, experiences flying the Coral Route to Papeete, and the stewardess uniform.
Physical Description
1 sound disc (ca. 84 minutes) : digital
Current Rights
All rights reserved
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Credit Line
Mary Best et al. 16 Jun 2009. MOTAT oral history interview with Mary Best, 09-0889. Walsh Memorial Library, The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).

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