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Discrete CollectionsThe Women's Library
TitleCohen, Mrs Leonora
Ref No8SUF/B/019
Box Fetch NoBox 1: Disc 5
Date27 Oct 1974
Extent147:40 mins
Admin Biographical HistorySee biography for Leonora Cohen
DescriptionInterview took place at 9 Whitehall Road, Rhos-on-Sea, North Wales. Also see interview 8SUF/B/018.

Interview summary:
Munitions work in the first world war. How her Women's Social & Political Union (WSPU) work helped her activism in trade unions later. Her second arrest for windowbreaking at Leeds. Hunger striking. Her policeman 'bodyguard'. Organising suffragettes in Leeds. Her father. Her later career, and her social work. Lilian Barker. Her husband's personality. Divided loyalties between family responsibilities and the cause.
Related Record8SUF/B/018
Access StatusOpen
Access ConditionsInterview recordings are available online and can be accessed at the link provided in this record.
Former Reference NumberTape 06 Side 2
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