Reference NumberP/VAL
Title'Childhood memories of Bethnal Green' by Marian Thatcher (nee Valinsky)
DescriptionScope and Content
The collection consists of a notebook of childhood memories including copy photographs.

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Extent1 volume
AdminHistoryMarian Valinsky was the daughter of George Valinsky (born 1889, Meteliai, Lithuania, died 1953) and Rosalie Durancke (born 1898, Vizairis, Lithuania, died 1967). They married at the Lithuanian Church, Bethnal Green and had Julie (1916-1992), Stanley (1917-2000), Albert (1923), Edmund (1927-1997) and Marian (1931). They lived Commercial Road, Stepney and later in Teesdale Street, Bethnal Green where George had a trouser-making business in a workshop at the back of the cottage.
CustodialHistoryHeld by Victoria and Albert Museum: Museum of Childhood, reference AB until its deposit in May 2021
Bethnal Green
Second World War
Access StatusOpen
AccessConditionsMaterial within this collection has been closed under current Data Protection legislation as the records concerned contain sensitive personal data. Please check specific item level descriptions for details, and refer any queries to the Heritage Officer (Archives).
RequestNO - This does not represent a physical document. Please click on the reference number and view list of records to find material available to order at file or item level.


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