Leicester Oral History Archive Collection
Speaker: Tipton, Stanley, - , Interviewee, Male, Hospital Secretary
Speaker: , Interviewer,
Summary of interview item: Secretary of the Leicester Royal Infirmary. Recalls starting work as a junior clerk in 1930 and mentions the other hospitals in Leicester at that time. Talks about unemployment and health insurance, other health insurance schemes and payment for health treatment. Recalls childhood games. Reads from a letter by Mrs Ella Ellis recalling the Leicester Infirmary in 1877 and after, giving details of treatment and the nurses' working day.
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Location: County: Leicestershire
Location: Town/Place: Leicester
Periods Covered: Before 1889, 1930s, 1940s
Recording Date: 1/7/1984
Playing time: 39 mins
Access Restrictions: Full clearance Item Copyright: EMOHA
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