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Digital Media Bank ID: 132084
Original Filename: oh000329_trk08.WAV
Description: Oral history. Wartime Memories of Brighton & Hove 1939-1945. Freda Slatford interviewed by Jo Palache.

Summary: Born in 1929, Freda Slatford was living with her family in Brigden Street near Seven Dials throughout the Second World War. She recollects vivid domestic details of wartime life as a teenager.

Track 8 - Christmas: doll’s house; oil cloths; meal times; wash day; potato printing; wartime Christmas celebrations and games; Christmas dress; nightdresses. (6:19)
Categories: Timeline/ World War Two (1939-1945), Collections/ Community History, Collections/ Local & Social History, Audio-Visual/ Audio, Learning Themes/ WW2/ Oral Histories  
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Credit: Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
Licence: CC BY-SA
Caption: Audio File
Object or Artwork info
Type (of Object or Artwork): Oral History
Title (of Artwork / Object): Track 8 - Christmas
Creator (of Artwork / Object): Interviewee: Freda Slatford / Interviewer: Jo Palache
Date Created (of Object / Artwork): 6 November 2009
Subject tags:
World War II
Second World War
Other Keywords: WW2
File info
Size: 31.88 MB; 6 minutes 19 seconds;
Administrative info
Linked Accession no.: OH000329