Series OH - Oral history interviews

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GB 3544 RHN-OH


Oral history interviews


  • 2020 (Creation)

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47 items. Variety of digital formats including .wav, .mp3, mpeg-3. Each interview has a master and access copy.

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Interviews were conducted by the RHN Archivist with staff members as part of the National Lottery Heritage Fund project.

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Oral history interviews on the impact of Covid-19 pandemic on the hospital. The interviews were conducted as part of the National Lottery Heritage Project, Preserving and sharing the historic archives of the Royal Hospital for Neuro-disability that ran at the hospital from December 2019 to November 2021. The interviews were conducted remotely due to Covid-19 social distancing regulations at the hospital and were conducted by Chris Olver, RHN Archivist, and staff members at the hospital.

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Interviews are ongoing.

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  • English

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A summary guide for each recording is available on request.

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