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Palmer, Rick

Overview
Works: 20 works in 29 publications in 1 language and 51 library holdings
Genres: History  Drama  Gangster films  Action and adventure films  Catalogs  Biography  Academic theses  Children's films 
Roles: Author
Classifications: H62, 300.183
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Rick Palmer
The Shearers Strike 1891-1991 : a celebration( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Keeping your smile by Rick Palmer( Visual )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows the elderly the need for proper dental hygiene. Covers dental care of natural teeth, dentures, or partials; early stages of gum diseases, and warning signs of oral cancer
Generating spectral method solvers for partial differential equations by Gal Berkooz( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abstract: "A major cost in scientific computing is the creation of software that performs the numerical computations. This paper presents preliminary results on research to build a framework for automating the construction of numerical solvers for differential equations. Within this framework, the scientific computing problem is described using a very high level programming language that captures the original differential equations in a natural fashion. A sequence of code 'transformers' are used to gradually refine the high level description of the problem into a concrete, executable form
Once Upon a Wireless: An Oral History of South Australian Radio : SUMMARY RECORD( Recording )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quality of life( Visual )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains Project LIFE (Leisure is for everyone) and shows how this program helps people with disabilities participate in community recreation programs
Early South Australian jazz : late 1930's - early 1940's( Recording )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interview with Milton Howard by Milton Howard( Recording )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The interview focuses on Milton Howard's life in the entertainment industry, specifically radio and producing commercials for radio and television. It begins with his initial 'pretend' radio sessions at 14 in his school playground. Milton then began a career in real radio starting as the sound effects boy with Armack Productions. He then moved on to jobs in 5DN writing material and 5AD becoming a commercial radio producer. He went to Tasmania for a short time with Dick Wordley and their families to become authors together. They soon went to Melbourne where they worked at 3UZ, Milton being a radio manager. Milton returned to Adelaide where he worked at Channels 9 and 7 as well as continuing in radio. He then won an award for a promotional SA commercial for which he won a trip to England to study colour television. Returning to Adelaide he worked as a consultant for Channel 7 as well as working at Channel 9 and continued writing commercials for radio. He then moved onto the Institute of Technology where he helped produce such things as ceremonies and videotapes. It was then that he decided to retire. He joined the Adelaide/Austin Sister City Committee which allowed him to produce movies with SA and Texas. At 73 he was asked to become a media consultant to an international organisation which is where the interview finishes. Milton also married and had several children. The strengths of this interview include Milton's account of his more successful commercials from behind the scenes and his stories about how many of his successful ideas came about
A Campus Six conspectus by Campus Six (Musical group)( Recording )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I'm Speaking To You: The jottings and reminiscences of a broadcaster (Radio program) by Bob Caldicott( Recording )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An audio version of Bob Caldicott's published reminiscences produced for broadcast on 5RPH's Saturday evening program 'The Golden Years of Radio' by that program's executive producer Rick Palmer. Barry Hall and Trevor Wilkey's voices are heard in the opening and closing words respectively. Music and sound effects are included
Interview with Jenny Martin by Jenny Martin( Recording )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jenny Martin's first recollection of radio was during World War II, her father was at war and they lived with her grandparents, they were entertained by the radio and kept informed about the war. She was impressed by the news' theme the Empire Builder's March. She listened to "Aunt Jenny's Real Life Stories" and Lux plays. Family started with a radio console and then bought a mantle radio. Her father was a Methodist preacher and his Sunday sermons were on radio from Maughan Church. She started working at 5DN in the record library. Her father moved to Port Adelaide Mission and recorded 2 sessions of "The Bright Hour" a week. At 5DN Joe Larkin was the general manager. Her starting salary was 3 pounds 17 shillings and threepence. She worked on the 12th floor of the CML building. June Clark was the librarian and other workers were Jan Springett and Josie Dryer. Jenny talks about the records company reps, the shows they put on for visiting artists, meeting Winifred Attwell and Johnny Ray, and radio announcers Vic Braham, Mel Cameron, Alan Sanders, and Barry Hall. 5DN moved to Tynte St and Beryl Beard became librarian, then Brian Price. She left the library and became Merv Thomas' secretary. She talks about radio productions including : "Radio Canteen."
Historic structure report, Mabry Mill by Rick Palmer( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

South Australian Handover of the Once Upon a Wireless Project( Recording )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A recording of the function in the lecture theatre of the Institute Building, Kintore Avenue, Adelaide on 23 October 1996 to handover the South Australian section of the national Once Upon a Wireless project, an oral history of Australian commercial radio. The South Australian committee was convened by the Oral History Officer, Mortlock Library of South Australiana. Fran Awcock, Director of the State Library of South Australia welcomes guests who include veterans of commercial radio; Bruce Leonard, Chairman of Once Upon a Wireless Ltd, talks about the background of the project; Graham Evans, Manager - Collection Development, National Film and Sound Archive, receives the original recordings of the South Australian interviews; Rick Palmer, representing the South Australian committee, presents the copies of the recordings to be held in the Mortlock Library; and Elizabeth Ho, Assistant Director, State Library, responds
Introduction to the early childhood environment rating scale by Thelma Harms( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Presents and discusses the 37 items of the rating scale
Interview with Doris Stott by Doris Stott( Recording )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Interview with Doris Stott relating to the Australian Broadcasting Commission (ABC) in Adelaide
The Price, Utah, Sun Collection, a register by Harold B. Lee Library( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Preliminary inventory of Old Army Press Collection by Harold B. Lee Library( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Mapping the geography of gentrification in the socialist republic of South Yorkshire by Rick Palmer( )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

An introduction to research and the computer : a self-instructional package by Ellen Storey Vasu( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This self-instructional package includes learning objectives, definitions, exercises, and feedback for learning some basic concepts and skills involved in using computers for analyzing data and understanding basic research terminology. Learning activities are divided into four sections: research and research hypotheses; variables, cases, and measurements; data, codebooks, and missing values; and computer cards, fields, and coding sheets. The information is compatible with use of SAS or SPSS and is appropriate for individualized or classroom use. (Author/JVP)
5DN radio commercials circa 1950's( Recording )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The parent training guide to recreation( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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