Henrietta Burkin's mother et al. in London, England

from Memoirs of Henrietta Burkin, page 37:

[The author left school aged 15 in 1919 and then did a course at Pitman’s College, Bloomsbury, after which she was employed for eleven years as a secretary at a metals merchant, East India Avenue, Leadenhall Street, London. She was taking piano lessons at the London College of Music when she took up singing. Her stepfather, whom she called 'Dad', is indirectly named as Mr Hart in the …   more >>

cite as

Henrietta Burkin, Memoirs of Henrietta Burkin. In Brunel University Burnett Archive of Working Class Autobiographies, number 2:118, p. 37. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1529665723759 accessed: 15 April, 2024

location of experience: London, England


Henrietta Burkin's mother
Tea-packer, Worker in a boot factory
Mr Hart
Mains foreman for electricity company

Listening to

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Unspecified songs performed by Henrietta Burkin

Experience Information

Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by 5011Henning on Fri, 22 Jun 2018 12:08:44 +0100
Approved on Thu, 16 Aug 2018 11:23:04 +0100