Berliner Lautarchiv British & Commonwealth recordings

Wakefield, Yorkshire

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:03:52

  • Cultures

    English

  • Shelf mark

    C1315/1/389

  • Recording date

    1916-03-20

  • Is part of (Collection)

    Berliner Lautarchiv British & Commonwealth Recordings

  • Recording locations

    Merseburg, Germany

  • Producers

    Berliner Phonographische Kommission

  • Recordist

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

  • Speakers

    Osborn, Cyril, b.1893 (male, clerk)

  • Description

    Speaker's note: Aged 23 from Wakefield, Yorkshire, England. Born 19 March 1894 in Wakesfield. Educated at a secondary school in Wakesfield. Father from Petersborough and mother from Sheffield. Can read and write in English. Religion: protestant. Occupation: clerk. Item note: Cyril reads the Parable of the Prodigal Son (taken from Luke chapter XV, verse 11-32).

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Wakefield, Yorkshire

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