Edward Stewart-Humphries in Plymouth - between 1898 and 1903

from Childhood: an autobiography of a boy from 1889-1906, page 18:

[Edward Stewart-Humphries was fostered until, at the age of nine, he was asked to choose between his foster and his biological parents when his mother wanted him back. His biological father was a Royal Marine who died in 1903 after a series of strokes. The listening experience follows memories of regular brutal beatings by his father]

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cite as

Edward Stewart-Humphries, Childhood: an autobiography of a boy from 1889-1906. In Brunel University Library, Special Collections, number 1:361, p. 18. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1541264680274 accessed: 15 June, 2024 (By permission of Brunel University Library, Special Collections.)

location of experience: Plymouth


Edward Stewart-Humphries
hotel labour, milkman, odd jobs boy, Soldier

Listening to

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'Little Things'

Experience Information

Date/Time between 1898 and 1903
Medium live

Originally submitted by 5011Henning on Sat, 03 Nov 2018 17:04:40 +0000
Approved on Tue, 01 Jan 2019 11:39:07 +0000