Photographs and papers of Florence Letitia and Arthur Elliott Austin

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Choral, 1899-1947; Swansea Sailors’ Society, n.d., c. 1940s-1952; James Brothers, drapers, High Street, n.d., c.1930s; Other, 1879-1951

Administrative / Biographical History

Florence Letitia Austin (c. 1906-1999, née Samuel) was a milliner at James Brothers, drapers, 73 & 74 High Street. She was also an amateur singer and sang soprano solos at concerts and at Eisteddfodau. Her husband, Arthur Elliott Austin (1905-2000) was initially an iron monger by trade, becoming manager for H. Paul’s Builders’ Merchants after the Second World War. He sang with choirs in his spare time.

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions

Other Finding Aids

A hard copy catalogue is available at West Glamorgan Archives.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply.

Accruals

Accruals are possible.