Violet Austin in Slough

from Untitled: Mrs. Violet Austin memoir, page 18:

[Violet Austin remembers her father, George Allen, as a fine singer who also played mandolin. She recalls he lost an eye through an accident at work, that he worked long hours for little pay and few holidays, and that he loved to read]


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cite as

Violet Austin, Untitled: Mrs. Violet Austin memoir. In Brunel University Burnett Archive of Working Class Autobiographies, number 2:22, p. 18. accessed: 20 June, 2024

location of experience: Slough


Violet Austin
office worker

Listening to

hide composers
unspecified opera records
unspecified Military band records
unspecified singing

Experience Information

Medium live, playback
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, indoors

Originally submitted by 5011Henning on Fri, 27 Jul 2018 14:00:25 +0100
Approved on Thu, 04 Oct 2018 17:31:00 +0100