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    • Corah Employees Handbook, 1954

    • N. Corah & Sons Ltd
    • Printed handbook for employees of N. Corah & Sons Ltd
    • N. Corah & Sons Ltd; Hosiery industry; Employment
    • Corah Photo Scrapbook

    • Bird, Terese;
    • Scrapbook of photos from N. Corah and Sons Ltd Factory
    • Factories; Industry; Knitwear;
    • Corah News, Christmas 1985

    • N. Corah & Sons Ltd
    • Employee magazine for N. Corah & Sons Ltd
    • N. Corah & Sons Ltd; Hosiery industry; Employment
    • Corah Directors' Minute Book, 1974

    • N. Corah & Sons Ltd
    • Minute book, pages 151-157, recording discussion of staff reductions and reorganisation, savings etc
    • N. Corah & Sons Ltd; Hosiery industry; Employment
    • Corah News, Special Edition, Nov 1976

    • N. Corah & Sons Ltd
    • Employee magazine, special edition to mark 50 years of relationship with Marks & Spencer
    • N. Corah & Sons Ltd; Hosiery industry; Employment; Marks & Spencer
    • Corah & Wolsey: Changes in sewing

    • Bird, Terese; Hyde, Colin;
    • mp3 interview with Barbara Taylor describing different sewing practices at Corah and Wolsey. Wolsey used Singer sewing machines on a conveyor system wheras Corah provided each employee with their own machine.
    • Working mothers; Technology; Factories; Employees; Gender roles
    • Corah: Profit - not without honour

    • Judd, Walter; Mike Conrad Design Associates Limited
    • 54 page printed booklet. Leicestershire Museums Publication No. 108
    • N. Corah & Sons Ltd;
    • Corah's estimated targets for Marks & Spencer, 1965

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    • Table showing Corah's estimated target production with Marks & Spencer, arranged by department and including summary of total sales for 1964. With covering letter
    • N. Corah & Sons Ltd; Hosiery industry; Marks & Spencer
    • Corah accounts, 1913-1914

    • N. Corah & Sons Ltd
    • Account book, page 49, showing profit and loss statement. Details of factory expenses, including wages, equipment, repairs etc
    • N. Corah & Sons Ltd; Hosiery industry; Finance
    • Corah: Social Life

    • Bird, Terese; Hyde, Colin;
    • mp3 interview with Barbara and Tony Taylor describing how social life mixed with work, including festivities for special occasions. Plenty of opportunity to talk to colleagues. 'Trimming' rooms and machines to celebrate birthdays, engagements...
    • Factories; Working Environment; Working mothers; Entertainment; Employees; Relations between the sexes; Celebrations; Advice; Childcare
    • Corah: The employees shop, and tidy working

    • Bird, Terese; Hyde, Colin;
    • An mp3 interview with Barbara Taylor describing the in-house shop provided by Corah for it's workers and the quota systems upon which purchases were made. A well dressed workforce - had to wear an apron. Had to clean down their workspace every...
    • Factories; Working Environment; Employee fringe benefits; Employees;
    • Corah: Dealing with change in manufacturing

    • Bird, Terese; Hyde, Colin;
    • Interview with Barbara and Tony Taylor who describe change sin management and practice at Corah, to meet the chaning needs of industry. Arrival of managers from Marks and Spencers, the changes they implemented and their authoritarian approach. ...
    • Factories; Employee-employer relations; Employees; Employment; Gender Roles; Women; Men; Work ethic
    • Corah: Pay and Labour Issues

    • Bird, Terese; Hyde, Colin;
    • mp3 interview with Barbara and Tony Taylor describing pay and the hierarchy of workers within a clothing manufacturing plant, and labour issues. Long line of workers, 1st machinist, 2nd machinist, overlocker. All paid the same rate so if worked...
    • Factories; Employee eating facilities; Employee rights; Employee-employer relations; Employees; Working mothers; Gender roles
    • Corah: Socialising at work

    • Bird, Terese; Hyde, Colin;
    • mp3 interview with Tony and Barbara Taylor about the question of whether socialising went on during work hours at Corah, and how this could be useful for professional purposes as well. 1min 30secs.
    • Social & civic facilities; Social aspects; Social life; Sports; Employees;

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