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Oral Histories: Industry in Sheffield

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This is a full list of interviews about, or including discussion on,  industry in Sheffield. This section also covers the impact of declining industry on the city and the effects of mass unemployment. By hovering over a link you can get a summary of the contents of the interview. If…

Witness Interviews

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Welcome to our audio material archive. All interviews have been uploaded in full and are text searchable. If you are interested in a particular topic or era, type this into the search bar and you will be given a full list of related interviews. If you aren't sure what you…

Interview: Charlotte Lavelle interviewing Ryszard Szumski

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Click here to listen to full interview Key themes covered: Miners, Women, Thatcher, Changes to the City, Immigration, Community, Young People 00:00 Introduction and growing up 02:30 - 09:00 Steel industry and female employment 09:00 - 18:00 Music scene and leisure time in Sheffield. Importance of Working Men's Clubs. 18:00…

Interview: Charlotte Lavelle interviewing Mark Rushton

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Click here to listen to the full interview Main themes covered: Immigration, racism, youth culture, community, LGBT scene, changing roles of women 00:00 - 02:00 General introduction 02:00 - 08:00 Moving to Sheffield and first impressions 08:00 - 09:00 Reactions to being a male hairdresser. Homosexuality in the 1980s. 09:00…

Interview: David Holland interviewing Qurban Hussein

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Click here to listen to the full interview Main themes covered: Immigration, politics, unemployment, industrial decline. 00:00 - 06:00 General introduction. Uncle's immigration to Britain. 06:00 - 08:00 Coming to live in Britain in 1962 for four months. 08:00 - 09:00 The steel industry 09:00 - 11:30 Immigration from 1960…

Interview: Rebecca Oldham interviewing Winston Hazel

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Click here to listen to the full interview Main themes covered: Music, youth culture, politics. 00:00 - 02:00 General introduction to involvement in music industry 02:00 - 04:30 Success of his first record in the 1980s 04:30 - 06:30 Origins of experimental music in Sheffield and comparison with national music…

Interview: Lewis Dagnall interviewing Simon Dagnall, Andrew Flude and Sally Flude

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Click here to listen to the full interview Main themes covered: Music, youth culture, politics, unemployment, immigration and racism 00:00 - 01:00 General introduction 01:00 - 09:30 Introduction to music, punk scene and electronic music in Sheffield 09:30 - 21:00 Influence of political landscape on bands in Sheffield 21:00 -…

Interview: Jenny Craggs interviewing Edwin Hodson

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Click here to listen to the full interview Main themes covered: WWII, evacuation, rationing, religion, slum clearance, community activism in Walkley. 00:00-02:15 General introduction 02:15-05:30 Discussion of air raid shelters and bombing 05:30-09:30 Experiences of evacuation 09:30 - 11:30 Discussion of father who did not fight in WWII 11:30 – 13:30 Allotments…

Maps and Plans

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Geoff Green collection of maps, plans and surveys Detailed hand drawn map showing houses and surroundings on Industry St, Hoole St and Cundy St No date Hand drawing of Walkley houses WAG map showing area of pilot improvement scheme, Industry St, Hoole St, Cundy St and Hadfield St No date…

Detailed hand drawn map showing houses and surroundings on Industry St, Hoole St and Cundy St No date042

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