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Florence Powell – Life and Labour

Labour is an overriding theme of Powell’s memoir, and evidently consumed the majority of her childhood. Powell reflects on the hard labour …

Edna Bold (B.1904): Home & Family

“Edna Bold was born into a ‘respectable’ working-class family in Beswick, Manchester, in 1904, neither rich nor poor, but hard-working, somewhat narrow …