Jeanette French

Jeanette French

Interview summary

  • Interviewer: Western Sydney University (WSU)
  • Recorded: September 2016 
  • Duration: 00:30:10

Jeanette is a long-time resident of the Blacktown area. In this interview she discusses growing up and working on a poultry farm and her visits to agricultural shows in western Sydney. Jeanette discusses her work documenting Blacktown's local history, including the publication, 'Blacktown: a concise history'. She discusses Walter Lang, Martin Mason and the history of properties around Richmond Road and South Creek 

This interview was conducted by 3rd Year Journalism students from Western Sydney University for the Blacktown Memories project.

Jeanette French from Blacktown Memories on Vimeo.