Leicester Oral History Archive Collection
Speaker: Hutchins, Olive, - , Interviewee, Female, Factory worker; canteen worker;
Speaker: Carter, H., Interviewer,
Summary of interview item: Recalls work in the hosiery trade and move into war work during the Second World War. Describes working in munitions and the effects of war, such as bombing and rationing. Talks about going to work for Cascelloid in the canteen, and moving to Wolsey. Mentions holidays and life after the war.
Place of birth:
Marital Status: Married, Children:
Location: County: Leicestershire
Location: Town/Place: Leicester
Periods Covered: 1930s, 1940s, 1950s
Recording Date: 10/4/1985
Playing time: 15 mins
Access Restrictions: Full clearance Item Copyright: EMOHA
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