Title:
Oral history interview with Freda Oddy
Level: Category
Sound Archive
Level: Fonds
CONTINUITY AND CHANGE IN THE ESSEX COUNTRYSIDE
Scope and Content:
Freda Oddy interviewed by Penny Willis 11/10/1996
Memeories of Freda Oddy (nee Hants), born Chelmsford 1925; family background; playing in the street with other children, games; school, church; financial strain on family when Freda won a place at the High School; memories of unemployment and unemployed men; allotments, food, hand-me-down clothes; holidays, description of house; mother's role, father did nightwork; housework and shopping; family finances; Christmas; Sunday school; family gatherings; growing awareness of class distinctions; views on class.
Dates of Creation:
11 October 1996
Extent:
61 minutes 7 seconds
Creator Name:
Essex Sound Archive
Admin History:
Deposited 11/10/1996
Copyright:
Copyright Essex Record Office
Physical Characteristics:
audio cassette
Related Unit of Description:
Transcript available as SA 26/18/3

Key terms

TypeKey termsDescription
Subjects Education Freda Oddy, 1996
Document Types Housing Freda Oddy, 1996
Document Types Sound recording Freda Oddy, 1996