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Discrete CollectionsThe Women's Library
TitlePole, Mrs Phoebe & Mr
Ref No8SUF/B/192
Box Fetch NoMissing
Date25 Mar 1981
Extent1 interview
DescriptionInterview is currently unavailable as the original cassette is missing.

Interview took place at 8 Holly Park Gardens, London N3 3NJ.

Interview summary:
Her work selling papers and speaking for the Women's Social & Political Union (WSPU) and the conflicts this involved with her professional career. Helping her sister quality as a doctor. Interrupting religious services in St Paul's for the suffragettes. Ernest Snowden's personality and career. Her marriage to Mr Pole (formerly Polishuk). Her Jewish discussion group in Great Portland Street. How she turned against the first world war. How Mrs P seemed to Mr P when he first met her. Their attitude to the upbringing of their children. Mrs P's methods as a schoolteacher at Southgate. Her adoption of Eva Stern. Verse-speaking choirs and public speaking at school. How the Poles managed their household between the wars. Mr P's career.
Access StatusMissing
Access ConditionsTape 74 was missing in 1995, this was physically checked and confirmed 2008.
Former Reference NumberTape 74
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