Story: Sansom, Rosa Olga

Olga Sansom on meeting takahe on the wild

Olga Sansom gives a radio talk in January 1959 on her first encounter with the takahe in the wild. She enthusiastically impersonates the bird's call and takes great delight in describing its plumage. (4 min 9 sec)

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Sound Archives / Ngā Taonga Kōrero
Reference: T96

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Doreen Gilchrist. 'Sansom, Rosa Olga', first published in the Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, vol. 5, 2000. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/biographies/5s2/sansom-rosa-olga (accessed 26 June 2017)