Memoirs and photographs of the Vale sisters, Lilian Williamson and Kathleen Alexander, 1930-1947

Object number



1930 – 1947


1 folder




Memoirs, together with related photographs and photocopied newscuttings, of their childhood in Dagenham, Essex, and their experiences during the Second World War, as well as members of the Dagenham Girl Pipers (circa. 1930-1947).

Conditions governing access

Open to research.

Conditions governing reproduction

At the discretion of the Borough Archivist

Alternative reference

Belongs to:

« Papers of the Vale sisters, Kathleen Alexander, Lilian Williamson and Jean Gibbons, 1922-2005

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Start date1930
End date1947