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    • Corah - Social Life

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    • 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

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    • 3 photographs of Betty Withers with colleagues
    • Factories; Employees; Employment; Employee-employer relations; Employee fringe benefits; Hosiery industry; Knitting industry;
    • 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

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    • 6 photographs of Corah's womens hockey team
    • Social aspects; Social life; Sport; Sportswomen
    • Wand Street, Leicester - a factory at the end of every street

    • Hyde, Colin
    • A photograph of Wand Street, Leicester, facing noth west away from the city. Demonstrates a common sight in certain areas of Leicester where many terraced streets had a factory close by.
    • Cities & towns; Community; Factories; Traffic congestion; Urban growth;
    • 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
    • The Pick Knitwear Story, Book Two: 1956-1991

    • Pick, J. B.
    • An account of ]. PICK & SONS LTD LEICESTER Manufacturers for a hundred years. 45 page company publication.
    • Hosiery; Hosiery industry; Factories; Industrialization; Employee-employer relations; Employees; Business & finance; Business enterprises; Advertising; Business districts; Exporting; Economic & industrial aspects; Deindustrialisation; Recession;
    • The Pick Knitwear Story - Book One: 1856-1956

    • Pick, J. B.
    • An account of ]. PICK & SONS LTD LEICESTER Manufacturers for a hundred years. 45 page company publication.
    • Knitting; Knitting industry; Knitwear; Hosiery; Hosiery industry; Factories; Industrialization; Employee-employer relations; Employees;
    • 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;

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