Berliner Lautarchiv British & Commonwealth recordings

Durham, County Durham

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    Berliner Lautarchiv British & Commonwealth Recordings

  • Recording locations

    Wittenberg, Germany

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    Berliner Phonographische Kommission

  • Recordist

    Doegen, Wilhelm (male, recordist), Brandl, Alois (male, Professor of English)

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    Roper, Arthur, b.1894 (male, soldier)

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    Speaker's note: Aged 22 years from Durham, County Durham, England. Educated at a national school in Newcastle. Lived in Durham until the age of six, then in Newcastle until the age of 20 and in London since then. Father from London and mother from Durham. Can read and write in English. Religion: protestant. Occupation: soldier. Item note: Arthur reads the Parable of the Prodigal Son (taken from Luke chapter XV, verse 11-32).

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