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Kelty, Fife

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:04:35

  • Cultures

    English

  • Shelf mark

    C1315/1/663-664

  • Recording date

    1917-07-03

  • Is part of (Collection)

    Berliner Lautarchiv British & Commonwealth Recordings

  • Recording locations

    G├╝strow, Germany

  • Producers

    Berliner Phonographische Kommission

  • Recordist

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

  • Speakers

    Kennedy, Robert, b.1897 (male, electrician)

  • Description

    Speaker's note: Aged 20 from Kelty, Fife, Scotland. Born 15 September 1896 Lived in Kelty until the age of 19 when he joined the army. Educated in a public school in Kelty. Father from Hill of Beath and mother from Lumphanan. Can read and write in English and Scottish. Religion: protestant. Occupation: electrician. Item note: Robert reads the Parable of the Prodigal Son (taken from Luke chapter XV, verse 11-32).

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