Brown, Cynthia (12 of 31). Oral History of Oral History
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Brown, Cynthia (speaker, female)
Wilkinson, Robert (speaker, male)
Part 12: Book launch the book cost £20. Mentions other source material and local history societies. Mentions the Leicester Oral History Archive and contributed to Leicester in the Twentieth Century along with other people in 1991. [07:30] Then went to work at Leicester Prison doing admin work but kept on the historical work teaching in adult education in the evenings. Also asked to set up a short course for nurses as their qualification was becoming a degree qualification. Describes what she did to set up the course and widened it out to other healthcare professions. [18:28] Describes Prison Service work pay, sickness, invoicing. Different styles of prison governors. Work environment which was rarely on the wings.
Life story interview with Cynthia Brown, museum oral historian and former Project Manager of the East Midlands Oral History Archive