National Fairground Archive, University of Sheffield

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Western Bank Library, University of Sheffield
Western Bank
Sheffield
Yorkshire
S10 2TN
United Kingdom
Description

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Library/Archive

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Collection name: Brian Steptoe Collection; Subjects: Oral History: Conversation between Maggie Bird and Brian Steptoe on 15th June 1993 at Bramerton, Norfolk.; items: 1 Compact Cassette Collection name: Rod Spooner Collection ; Subjects: Oral History: Interview with Mrs Kate Smart and Mr Buller Hatwell conducted by Rod Spooner.; items: 1 Compact Cassette Collection name: Neil Calladine Collection; Subjects: Oral History: Copied from a series of interviews with show-people from the Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Section of the Showmen’s Guild of Great Britain. ; items: 10 Compact Cassette Collection name: Jack Leeson Collection ; Subjects: Mechanical Sounds: Fair organ music.; items: 11 Vinyl Disc Collection name: Noel Drewe Collection ; Subjects: Various: Various reels: Untitled (x5); 'Steam fair'; 'Al Johnson & Don Saunders'; 'German hunting music'; 'Trumpet march'; 'Rehearsal tape: children's circus'; 'Steam fair'; 'House music'; 'Steam fair'.; items: 13 Open Reel Tape Collection name: NFA Collection; Subjects: Oral History: A. and M. Reeder’s 89 key (Gavioli fair organ); items: 2 Compact Cassette Collection name: Scrivens & Smith Collection ; Subjects: Oral History: John Ling’s memories of a travelling life, recorded by Stephen Smith.; items: 3 Compact Cassette Collection name: George Dawson Collection ; Subjects: Mechanical Sounds: Fair organ music.; items: 5 Shellac Disc Collection name: Billy Smart Collection ; Subjects: Various: Various reels: Untitled (x4); 'Circus talk'; 'Sound for hospitals'; 'Shirt sleeves and spangles'.; items: 7 Open Reel Tape Collection name: H.G. York Collection ; Subjects: Mechanical Sounds: Fair organ music.; items: 89 Vinyl Disc, 55 Compact Cassette
Contacts

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Arantza Barrutia-Wood

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