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Life and Labour

Nora Lumb (b. 1912) Life and Labour Blog

“During the post war depression father always had work.” (Lumb, pg. 4) Throughout Nora Lumb’s 12-page autobiographical entry for The Burnett Collection, …

Amy Gomm (b.1899-1984): Life and Labour

‘Towards the end of November, I was watching the “Situations Vacant” column again. “Shorthand-typist Wanted,” the ad.said, plus the usual additional requirements …

May Jones: Life and Labour

 “Life was not all play, from a very early age mother taught us how to work and we never questioned out little …