Neil O’Toole, former employee of the International Harvester, is interviewed by Gwlad McLachlan. Neil discusses his time working at the company, , in particular his role as the ‘plant poet’, reciting a poem he wrote about his experience of the Harvester’s closure in 1982. This is an edited version of an interview that was originally aired 3YYR, Geelong Community Radio, in September 1989 as part of the Keeping in Touch program.
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Originally recorded by 3YYR, Geelong Community Radio, in 1989.
10,000th Tractor manufactured at the International Harvester
September 1952. Geelong Heritage Centre Collection (GRS 253/229/3).