Community History Collection
Speaker: Acheson, Alex, 1911 - 1995, Interviewee, Male,
Speaker: Brown, C, Interviewer, Female
Summary of interview item: Describes political beliefs and activities before, during and after World War II (WWII), discussing influence of father, Socialist Propaganda League, anti-fascism, Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament (CND), politics of local education, membership of Secular Society. Talks about membership of Leicester Labour Party, memories of leading activists both local and national.
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Location: County: Leicestershire
Location: Town/Place: Leicester
Periods Covered: 1940s, 1950s, 1960s, 1970s, 1980s, 1990s
Recording Date: 23/5/1994
Playing time: 1 hr 25 mins
Access Restrictions: Full clearance Item Copyright: CHCL
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