Leicester Oral History Archive Collection
Speaker: Peacock, Edwin. Mr, 1900 - , Interviewee, Male, Bricklayer;
Speaker: Newitt, Ned, Interviewer, Male
Summary of interview item: Recalls moving to Leicester in 1922, talks about being a bricklayer and secretary of the UWM from 1922 to 1934. Recalls the Rupert Street protest, march of unemployed on the Board of Guardians' Office.
Place of birth:
Marital Status: , Children:
Location: County: Leicestershire
Location: Town/Place: Leicester
Periods Covered: 1920s, 1930s,
Recording Date: 18/10/1983
Playing time: 30 mins
Access Restrictions: Full clearance Item Copyright: EMOHA
Cross Reference: 873, LO/237/188 & 1049, LO/396/347
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