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Video of a man talking about his memories of the industrial area before the cultural quarter was established.

titleVideo of a man talking about his memories of the industrial area before the cultural quarter was established.
descriptionA colour video (duration 2 minutes 1 second) of a man recalling his time when he was seventeen spent working at Leicester Hide and Skin in the bad working conditions. He also recalls seeing the Odeon cinema, International Hotel and other industrial buildings in the area at that time. Poor sound quality, beginning and end of video cut off.
placeLeicester -- Rutland Street; Leicester -- Queen Street;
typeVideo
period1950-1959; 1960-1969;
publisherUnpublished
contributorsn/a
languageEnglish
themesIndustry
Digitisation noteVideo recorded at the LCB in the Affective Digital Histories video booth on 11/03/2015. The sound quality of the recording is the best that could be obtained from the original file.
rightsYou may use this item in accordance with the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 2.0 UK: England & Wales License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/2.0/uk/
Metadata licenseYou can re-use this metadata record under a Creative Commons Zero ‘no rights reserved’ licence: http://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0
Contact notePlease contact library@le.ac.uk with enquiries
ModifiedWed, 05 Aug 2015 11:52