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647, EE/19/20
Ethnic Elders Collection

Speaker: Seedat, Armina, 1918 - , Interviewee, Female,
Speaker: Patel, Virhana., Interviewer,

Summary of interview item: Recalls early years and life in Ghandevar, India. Mentions mother and grandparents. Describes her mother harvesting wheat and grinding millet. Recalls attending the mosque as a child and the strict discipline. Recalls going to Malawi in Africa with her husband and children. Describes traveling to the U.K. with her children in 1971/1972 and her reasons for leaving Malawi. Mentions living in Blackburn, Lancashire and Leicester. Comments on the poverty she experienced when young.
Place of birth: Ghandevar, India
Marital Status: Married, Children:
Father's Occupation:
Mother's Occupation:
Location: County: Leicestershire
Location: Town/Place: Leicester
Periods Covered: 1970s, 1980s, 1990s, 2000s
Language: Urdu

Recording Date: 11/4/1999
Playing time:
Access Restrictions: No consent Item Copyright: EMOHA
Summary: Yes
Transcription: Yes
Copies: yes
Cross Reference:

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