Leicester Oral History Archive Collection
Speaker: Adams, D.M., - , Interviewee, Female, Teacher;
Speaker: Newitt, Ned, Interviewer, Male
Summary of interview item: Recalls being a member of the Communist party in the 1930s. Describes conflict and problems of teaching and being a communist. Describes attending public meetings and various Peace Council activities. Mentions Basque refugees and refugees from Hungary, Poland and Lithuania. Recalls visits to Russia in 1936 and in 1939.
Place of birth:
Marital Status: Single, Children:
Location: County: Leicestershire
Location: Town/Place: Leicester
Periods Covered: 1930s,
Recording Date: 1/4/1985
Playing time: 30 mins
Access Restrictions: No consent Item Copyright: EMOHA
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