Lorraine Smith

Lorraine Smith

Interview summary

  • Interviewer: Western Sydney University (WSU)
  • Recorded: September 2016 
  • Duration: 00:33:26

In this interview Lorraine talks about her experiences living in Blacktown in the 1960s, prior to the introduction of modern services and many of the public amenities residents now enjoy. Lorraine was employed by Blacktown City Council for over 30 years and discusses her work in the library, reflecting on how technology changed the nature of work during her career.

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