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South Shields, Durham

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:02:59

  • Cultures

    English

  • Shelf mark

    C1315/1/373

  • Recording date

    1916-02-21

  • Is part of (Collection)

    Berliner Lautarchiv British & Commonwealth Recordings

  • Recording locations

    Dyrotz, Germany

  • Producers

    Berliner Phonographische Kommission

  • Recordist

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

  • Speakers

    Dixon, William, b.1892 (male, machinist)

  • Description

    Speaker's note: Aged 24 and from South Shields, County Durham, England. Born 30 September 1891 in South Shields. Has always lived in South Shields. Educated at a public school in South Shields. Both parents from South Shields. Can read and write in English. Religion: Protestant. Occupation: machinist. Item note: William reads the Parable of the Prodigal Son (taken from Luke chapter XV, verse 11-32)

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South Shields, Durham

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