Insight '82. John A. Lee: The legend and the life.
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John A Lee: The legend and the Life, an Insight '82 documentary produced by Alwyn Owen. It covers his life, political ties and some reviews of his writing. Michael King talks about the book, Children of the Poor. Peter Butler recalls his political career. It includes actuality of Lee himself recalling episodes of his life.
He recalls getting off the boat from World War I, paying his membership at Trades Hall and joining the Labour Party. They were keen to have a returned man with a DCM, as a member.
Reference number 247888
Media type AUDIO
Collection Sound Collection
Documentary radio programs
Nonfiction radio programs
Owen, Alwyn (b.1926), Producer
King, Michael, 1945-2004, Speaker/Kaikōrero
Lee, John A. (John Alexander), 1891-1982, Speaker/Kaikōrero
National Radio (N.Z.) (estab. 1986, closed 2007), Broadcaster