Agnes Cowper et al. in Liverpool - the 1910's

from De Nobis, pages 11 part 2:

I cannot go into all the details of [my brother Herbert’s] varied interests at this time: they were legion, but to each one he gave his utmost study and attention: commercial interests and musical ones, and, very prominently, political ones. All alike had of his best. He thought nothing of studying till two and even three in the morning, and at weekends would practise violin music for as long as nine hours on end, just having breaks for meals. This …   more >>

cite as

Dorothy 'Daisy' Cowper, De Nobis. In Burnett Archive of Working Class Autobiography, University of Brunel Library, Special Collections, number 1.182, p. 11 part 2. accessed: 20 April, 2024 (By permission of University of Brunel Library, Special Collections)

location of experience: Liverpool


Agnes Cowper
librarian, shop assistant
Dorothy 'Daisy' Cowper
school teacher, Writer
Mrs Agnes Cowper

Listening to

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Unspecified violin music performed by Herbert Cowper

Experience Information

Date/Time the 1910's
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, indoors

Originally submitted by 5011Henning on Fri, 05 Oct 2018 15:06:54 +0100
Approved on Tue, 30 Oct 2018 10:15:47 +0000