Community History Collection
Speaker: John, Muriel; Richmond, A, - , Interviewee, Female, Head Teacher
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Summary of interview item: Briefly outlines teaching career in Leicester. St Andrews School, Laxton Street School. Describes Laxton Street school, mentions 1951 election meeting. Talks about parents, people. Describes Deacon Street school, singing lessons, assembly, Father Gilman. Describes area, mentions Ruperts Gateway, Grange Lane, Rag and Bone shop, Magazine housing, Rossa's and Eric's ice cream. Briefly mentions Sunday School, Asylum Street, bomb in Chantry House garden. Please note this is a written account, not an audio recording.
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Location: County: Leicestershire
Location: Town/Place: Leicester
Periods Covered: 1930s, 1940s, 1950s
Access Restrictions: No Consent form Item Copyright: CHLCL
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