Jean Powell

Description of growing up in a family veterinary in Hull during and after the Second World War. Childhood in busy happy family. Park Street bombed, had to move out. Describes leisure and food, schooling and further education, getting married and husband’s work in his family business as a fish merchant. Changes in the Hull fishing industry, adoption process in the 1970s, family life and Jean’s work after marriage.

Media No: 1064
Interviewee Forename: Jean
Interviewee Surname: Powell
Year of Birth: 1939
Interviewer: Dan Dearing
Location: Hull Central Library
Date of Interview: 13/07/2016
Duration (HH:MM:SS): 01:05:00


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