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1181, LO/528/478/B
Leicester Oral History Archive Collection

Speaker: Alderwick, Edna, 1906 - , Interviewee, Female, Hosiery worker; Usherette; Barmaid;
Speaker: Hyde, C, Interviewer, Male

Summary of interview item: [Interview mainly with sister - see LO/528/478/A] Talks about haircuts and clothes of the 1920s/30s, getting married on spur of moment, being usherette at Palace theatre, shows at Theatre Royal.
Place of birth: Leicester
Education: Conduit Street school; Melbourne Road school;
Marital Status: Married, Children:
Father's Occupation: Policeman
Mother's Occupation: Washer
Location: County: Leicestershire
Location: Town/Place: Leicester
Periods Covered: 1900s, 1910s, 1920s, 1930s, 1940s, 1950s
Language: English

Recording Date: 15/2/1989
Playing time: 1 hr 30 mins
Access Restrictions: Full clearance Item Copyright: EMOHA
Summary: Yes
Transcription: No
Copies: yes
Cross Reference: LO/528/478/A & LO/153/104/A/B

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