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Andy Stevens Psychiatric Nursing Interviews
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(England: British Library. National Sound Archive),
Source: cadensa.bl.uk
Interviews recorded as part of a doctorate focusing on a psychiatric hospital, Essex Hall/Turner Village in Essex. Most interviewees are former employees, mainly nurses but also a psychiatrist, the oldest born in 1906.
(England: British Library. National Sound Archive),
Source: cadensa.bl.uk
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Fit Person to be Removed
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(England: British Library. National Sound Archive),
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Seventeen personal accounts of life in a mental deficiency institution from long-term residents. Many had been incarcerated under the 1913 Mental Deficiency Act as 'a fit person to be removed' from society: some simply because they had learning difficulties or they were pregnant outside marriage, another as victim...
(England: British Library. National Sound Archive),
Source: cadensa.bl.uk
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Hall-Carpenter Oral History Archive
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A major collection of interviews relating to gay and lesbian (homosexual) experience in Britain. The original oral history project was established in 1985 as part of the Hall Carpenter Archives, which had been set up in 1982. In 1989 the archives were forced to close due to lack of funding (partly due to the demis...
(England: British Library. National Sound Archive),
Source: cadensa.bl.uk
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Mass Conservatism: An Oral History of the Conservative Party
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Eight interviews with activists at various levels of the British Conservative Party including: Baroness Anelay of St Johns, Joyce Hill, Peter Hilton, Gordon McKelvie, Peter Schofield, Sir David Trippier, Patricia Webster and James Fukes. Carried out in conjunction with Ian Holliday, Department of Government at the...
(England: British Library. National Sound Archive),
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Millennium Memory Bank
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(England: British Library. National Sound Archive),
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The Millennium Memory Bank is the largest oral history project ever mounted in Britain. Backed by an investment of £1.3 million from BBC Regional Broadcasting, it was a joint project between the BBC and the British Library Sound Archive (in conjunction with the Oral History Society, the National Life Story Collec...
(England: British Library. National Sound Archive),
Source: sounds.bl.uk
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NLSC: Fawcett Collection
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A collection of recordings, funded by the Fawcett Society and the Friends of the Fawcett Library, which focuses on the lives of pioneering career women, each of whom made their mark in traditionally male-dominated areas such as politics, the law and medicine. Copies of the tapes and transcripts are also held at th...
(England: British Library. National Sound Archive),
Source: cadensa.bl.uk
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Oral History of British Athletics
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A rolling programme of life story interviews with British athletes. Includes: Jim Peters, Audrey Court (Brown), Steve Smith, Menzies Campbell, Kirsty Wade, Mary Peters, Daley Thompson, Jackie Ageypong, Joe McGhee, Bill Roberts, Robert Kennedy, Sandy Duncan, Dorothy Tyler, Dorothy Hyman...
(England: British Library. National Sound Archive),
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Oral History of Jazz in Britain
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An informal and anecdotal history of the music, venues and people that defined jazz in the UK.
(England: British Library. National Sound Archive),
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Oral History of Prostitution
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(England: British Library. National Sound Archive),
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A growing series of interviews with sex workers (prostitutes), and others involved in the sex industry. The first interview in this series is on C465/011/01-03. See also C743/09 (playback tapes F5460-F5468) for another interview relevant to this collection.
(England: British Library. National Sound Archive),
Source: cadensa.bl.uk
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Physiotherapist Interviews
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