Violet Austin in Slough - between 25 December, the 1910's and 25 December, the 1920's

from Untitled: Mrs. Violet Austin memoir, page 11:

[Violet Austin describes Christmas afternoon during her childhood]

 

After the washing up, no one wanted to move, so we children read our [new] books, or played board games, and at tea time, all we could manage was a piece of cake, and we pulled crackersIn the evening we listened to our old gramophone, and played games. 

cite as

Violet Austin, Untitled: Mrs. Violet Austin memoir. In Brunel University Burnett Archive of Working Class Autobiographies, number 2:22, p. 11. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1532695233135 accessed: 25 May, 2022

location of experience: Slough

Listeners

Violet Austin
office worker
1910-

Listening to

hide composers
unspecified gramophone records

Experience Information

Date/Time between 25 December, the 1910's and 25 December, the 1920's
Medium playback
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, indoors

Originally submitted by 5011Henning on Fri, 27 Jul 2018 13:40:33 +0100
Approved on Thu, 04 Oct 2018 17:10:21 +0100