Leicester Oral History Archive Collection
Speaker: Rawlinson, Phyliss, 1913 - , Interviewee, Female,
Speaker: Aucott, S., Interviewer, Female
Summary of interview item: Recalls family links to the Co-operative movement and her own involvement with the Women's Guild from 1946. Recalls joining the Loughborough branch, moving to the Knighton branch, and the Central Guild. Describes the activities of the Women's Guild and involvement with the Peace Movement. Talks about the Guild's work in equality for women, including fighting for maternity benefit. Also mentions Guild's support of Third World Aid.
Place of birth:
Marital Status: Married, Children:
Location: County: Leicestershire
Location: Town/Place: Leicester, Loughborough
Periods Covered: 1940s, 1950s, 1960s, 1970s
Recording Date: 1/11/1985
Playing time: 45 mins
Access Restrictions: Full clearance Item Copyright: EMOHA
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