Frank Goss in Bristol, England - 1908

from My Boyhood at the turn of the century, pages 224-225:

[There is no evidence in Frank Goss’s memoir that his family attended church; they were too poor for ‘Sunday best’ clothing and shoes. When they moved to Bristol, he chose to go to Sunday school to be with his new mates and was proud to wear second-hand ‘Sunday best’ to do so]

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cite as

Frank Goss, My Boyhood at the turn of the century. In Brunel University Burnett Archive of Working Class Autobiographies, number 2:331, p. 224-225. accessed: 16 April, 2024

location of experience: Bristol, England


Frank Goss

Listening to

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unspecified oratorio performed by church choir, Children
unspecified hymns with organ performed by Children

Experience Information

Date/Time 1908
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by 5011Henning on Thu, 30 Aug 2018 18:51:47 +0100
Approved on Fri, 26 Oct 2018 18:44:15 +0100