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402, LO/022/C22
Leicester Oral History Archive

Speaker: Christmas Past, - , Interviewee, ,
Speaker: , Interviewer,

Summary of interview item: Christmas Past. Compilation of interview extracts remembering how Christmas was celebrated in Leicester in the past. Descriptions of various aspects of Christmas celebrations in the early part of the 20th century, including preparations, decorations, the shops, customs, Christmas dinner and how people celebrated the festival. The contributors to this compilation are: G. Stacey, F. Bailey, Mr and Mrs Bell, S. Coleman, E. Gamble, Mrs Rudkin, I. Hall, E. Stretham, Miss McDonagh.
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Location: County: Leicestershire
Location: Town/Place: Leicester
Periods Covered: 1900s, 1910s, 1920s, 1930s, 1940s, 1950s
Language: English

Recording Date: 1/1/1989
Playing time: 28 mins
Access Restrictions: Restricted Item Copyright: EMOHA
Summary: Yes
Transcription: No
Copies: yes
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