Mrs. Ellisdon in London, England - between early 20th Century and mid 20th Century

from Starting from Victoria, page 8:

[Leonard Ellisdon was the eldest of eight children. His mother ran a tobacconist shop in Ferndale Road until 1895 when the family moved from Brixton to Stockwell. He records that ‘when I was 18 I developed a falsetto voice’, p. 53] 


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cite as

Leonard W. Ellisdon, Starting from Victoria. In Brunel University The Burnett Archive of Working Class Autobiographies, number 1:229, p. 8. accessed: 29 February, 2024

location of experience: London, England


Mrs. Ellisdon
shop keeper

Listening to

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'Sweet Genevieve'
written by Henry Tucker
performed by Leonard W. Ellisdon

Experience Information

Date/Time between early 20th Century and mid 20th Century
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, indoors

Originally submitted by 5011Henning on Fri, 20 Jul 2018 11:47:11 +0100
Approved on Wed, 29 Aug 2018 17:57:29 +0100