Hull Fair, Fun for All DVD: Between the Wars: Paraffin: Spending Coppers
'After spending our coppers we trudged wearily home.': Robert Shipp's poem recreates the atmosphere of a childhood spent at the fair. Accompanied by photographs of Hull Fair during the same period. This resource was created as part of the National Fairground’s project, ‘Hull Fair, fun for all’, funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund in association with Hull City Council (see http://www.hullfair.dept.shef.ac.uk). The resource is the copyright of the National Fairground Archive, University of Sheffield (http://www.nfa.dept.shef.ac.uk/) and has been made available with their permission. Some rights reserved (see terms of licence by clicking on the CC licence logo below).
|Added On:||15 Sep 2009 14:59|
|Creators:||Professor Vanessa Toulmin, National Fairground Archive, Theatre Studies/English, University of Sheffield|
|Tags:||ukoer, oerhist, history, national fairground archive, hull fair, hull, theatre, performance studies, oral history, poem, childhood, paraffin, traction engines, atmosphere, sweets, lamps, entertainments, organ, electric clocks|