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    • Corah - Social Life

    • 12 photographs of various employee events at the Corah factory in the 1970s.
    • Hosiery industry; Knitting industry; Social aspects; Social life; Retirements; Employees;
    • Interview with Edward Lodge

    • Hyde, Colin;
    • 1hour 55 min interview with Mr Edward Lodge, retired hosiery worker, on life at the N. Corah & Sons Ltd. factory, Leicester
    • Textile industry; Career; National Service; Employment; Processes & techniques; Studying; Employee fringe benefits; Salary; Training; Social & civic facilities; Social aspects; Social life; Friendship; Relations between the sexes; Pensions; Trade...
    • Corah - Personnel

    • 3 photographs of Betty Withers with colleagues
    • Factories; Employees; Employment; Employee-employer relations; Employee fringe benefits; Hosiery industry; Knitting industry;
    • Interview with Beverley Haddon. Part 1

    • Hulme, Tom;
    • 38 minute 50 second interview with Beverley Haddon, longtime resident of Leicester, formerly an overlocker at various Leicester hosiery companies. The interview includes Beverley talking about her family background, leaving school at fifteen and...
    • Working class; Hosiery industry; Gender roles; Race relations; Immigrants;
    • Corah Sports Club - Interview with Tony Taylor

    • Hyde, Colin; Bird, Terese
    • 4 acre site: football, tennis, cricket, bowls green, judo club and a pavilion. Sports days, interdepartment tournaments. Football competitions against other companies. Social club run by hierarchy. No return for company other than attracting...
    • Sports; Sports & recreation facilities; Sports posters; Social aspects; Social life; Employees; Employee-employer relations;
    • 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 - Hockey Team

    • 6 photographs of Corah's womens hockey team
    • Social aspects; Social life; Sport; Sportswomen
    • 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's of Leicester

    • Webb, C. W.
    • An historical account of N. Corah & Sons Ltd. from the birth of Nathaniel Corah in 1777 to circa 1946.
    • Textile industry; Factories;
    • 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;
    • Frisby Jarvis Wolsey - Barbara Taylor

    • Hyde, Colin; Bird, Terese
    • Audio interview with Barbara Taylor (b. 1936) about working in Leicester factories. Family worked in various factories (Woolsey, Stibbes). Wanted to work in embroidery so started at Frisby Jarvis in 1950s. Remembers her first day, the factory and...
    • Factories; Embroidery; Buildings; Employees; Employment; Marriage;
    • Corah brochure, 1972

    • N. Corah & Sons Ltd
    • Brochure on company reorganisation and modernisation. Includes interviews with directors and employees, with photographs
    • N. Corah & Sons Ltd; Hosiery industry; Employment
    • Corah News, Christmas 1985

    • N. Corah & Sons Ltd
    • Employee magazine for N. Corah & Sons Ltd
    • N. Corah & Sons Ltd; Hosiery industry; Employment
    • Corah News, June 1980

    • N. Corah & Sons Ltd
    • Employee magazine for N. Corah & Sons Ltd.
    • N. Corah & Sons Ltd; Hosiery industry; Employment


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