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    • Introducing Manufacturing Pasts, by Simon Gunn

    • Bird, Terese
    • Simon Gunn talks about how he became interested in industrial history, the lack of material on industrial cities from the 1930s onwards and how the project aims to fill the gap by looking at manufacturing processes, and what happened to the factory...
    • Research; Historians; History; Perspective; publication; Industry; Cities & towns; Communities; Deindustrialisation; Urban growth; Textile industry; Hosiery industry; Social aspects;
    • Frog Island, 2002-2003 (Powerpoint)

    • Bird, Terese
    • A collection of images relating to Frog Island during the early 2000s.
    • Deindustrialisation; Architecture; Factories; Building deterioration; Buildings;
    • Frog Island, 2012 (powerpoint)

    • Bird, Terese
    • A collection of images relating to Frog Island in 2012.
    • Factories; Regeneration; Deindustrialisation; Buildings; Business districts; Business enterprises;
    • Frog Island, 2002-2003 (PDF)

    • Bird, Terese
    • A collection of images relating to Frog Island between 2002-2003
    • Deindustrialisation; Architecture; Factories; Building deterioration; Buildings;
    • Frog_Island_2012 (PDF)

    • Bird, Terese
    • A collection of images relating to Frog Island in 2012.
    • Factories; Regeneration; Deindustrialisation; Buildings; Business districts; Business enterprises;
    • De-Industrialisation - an overview, with Rebecca Madgin

    • Bird, Terese;
    • Rebecca Madgin talks about the various topics encompassed with the De-Industrialisation theme
    • Deindustrialisation; Economic & industrial aspects; Political issues; Politics & government; Social aspects; Social life; Communities; City planning; Urban renewal;
    • Interview with Johnny Wesson on the factory community

    • Hyde, Colin
    • Interview in which Johnny Wesson, a Corah employee describes aspects of the neighbourhood, streets, factory sounds, and other businesses in the area. Heanor Street is very near to Frog Island.
    • Social & civic facilities; Social aspects; Pensions; Employee rights; Employee-employer relations; Employees; Employment;
    • Conservation and Urban Regeneration - The Pex Building

    • Bird, Terese
    • Rebecca Madgin talks about her interests in relation to the project and its aims, as well as the types of materials made available, how they can be used, and by whom.
    • Conservation & restoration; Regeneration; Historic buildings; History; Industrialization; Factories; Cities & towns; Communities
    • The Liberty Building - a factory left to decline

    • Bird, Terese
    • A composition of photographs – taken by Joan Skinner of the Liberty factory during the late 20th century. Duration of 3mins 16secs.
    • Buildings; Building deterioration; Building construction; History; Historic buildings; Architectural elements; Architecture; Regeneration; Hosiery industry;
    • Interview with Leslie Clifford Holohan: Track 1

    • Hyde, Colin;
    • Mr Holohan talks about his early years at work at Corah, employee hierarchy and promotional structure, apprentice pay, training, unions. 13mins 4 secs
    • Working class; Employee rights; Employee-employer relations; Employees; Employment; Salary; Trade Unions;
    • Research Methods, by Gillian Murray (condensed)

    • Bird, Terese
    • Gillian Murray (PhD student at the University of Leicester) talks about using visual resources in historical research
    • Research; Historians; History; Perspective; publication; Portrayals;
    • Interview with Bernard Perks: Track 1

    • Hyde, Colin;
    • Bernard Perks talks about growing up on Walnut Street and the surrounding area. 47mins 16secs
    • Family; Family trees; Housing; Childhood & youth; Streets; Neighborhoods; School attendance; Schools; Play (Recreation); Churches; Community; Community property; Employment; Wages; Salary;
    • Interview with Bernard Perks: Track 2

    • Hyde, Colin;
    • Bernard Perks talks about growing up on Walnut Street and the surrounding area. 32mins 41 secs
    • Police; Demolition; Hospitals; Landlord & tenant relations; Regeneration; Trams; Deliveries; Factories; Dentistry; Dental offices;
    • Interview with Bernard Perks: Track 3

    • Hyde, Colin;
    • Bernard Perks talks about growing up on Walnut Street and the surrounding area. 2mins 39secs
    • Dental offices; Illness; Atmosphere; Air pollution;

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