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564, LM/007/7
Leicester City Museums Collection

Speaker: Baum, Norman, - , Interviewee, Male, Museum Assistant
Speaker: Shepherd, N., Interviewer, Female

Summary of interview item: Talks about his work at New Walk Museum, starting as a cleaning attendant in 1976 and becoming a Museum Assistant. Describes his job and the museum's transfer from County to City Council management. Talks about how his job is concerned with the security of the museum. Tells anecdote about a fish. Mentions that the picture of the Good Samaritan is his favorite exhibit. Talks about staff training and celebrations for the 150th anniversary of the museum.
Place of birth: Leicester
Marital Status: , Children:
Father's Occupation:
Mother's Occupation:
Location: County: Leicestershire
Location: Town/Place: Leicester
Periods Covered: 1970s, 1980s, 1990s,
Language: English

Recording Date: 19/5/1998
Playing time:
Access Restrictions: Full clearance Item Copyright: LCMS
Summary: Yes
Transcription: Yes
Copies: yes
Cross Reference:

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