Women and work: 1920s-1950s

Scope and Content

Scrapbook containing paste-ups of transcripts of oral histories by Lincolnshire women, describing life c.1920-1957. Deals specifically with women's experiences in employment with accounts of everyday life. Includes the memories of a counter assistant at the Refreshment Rooms at Lincoln Central Station; conditions of work in a jam factory; life as a domestic servant; assistant to an Office Manager; agricultural work; railway clerk; assistant in a ironmongers; dental nurse / receptionist.