Biographical and memorial memorabilia relating to John James and John Benjamin Sainsburyc. 1900-1956
Fam/1 Golden wedding menu card with family signatures, death certificate, Funeral service at St John's Putney Monday 9 January 1928. Book of obituaries collated by Mr Robert Sainsbury (transferred to...
Photograph of Frederick Buller Westhrop and reminscences about him from his sonnd
Enquiry about Florence Lilian Clarke1930-1999
Letters of enquiry about the career of Florence Lilian Clarke when she was employed by Sainsbury's from her daughter. Includes letter of reference, photograph, photocopy of her entry in staff log and...
Audio recording of discussion with Lord Alan Sainsbury about the history of Sainsbury's [for 'JS 100' book?]1968
Discussion as part of the editing of a draft text of a book (presumably 'JS 100: The Story of Sainsbury's').
Oral history recording and transcript of Mr R. Tutchenor (or Tutchener) (Sainsbury's shop employee)12 Oct 1990
Audio recording and transcript of oral history interview of R. Tutchenor (or Tutchener?) relating to his work at Tunbridge Wells and other stores from 1924 to the 1960s, and his wartime experiences....
Interview with Mr and Mrs Irons6 Oct 1992
Oral history interview of Mr and Mrs Irons. Interviewed by Karen Fielder (Sainsbury's Archives) at the interviewees' home. Topics include work at Sainsbury's, previous work, Second World War and...
Oral history recording and transcript of R. Dudman interview11 Feb 1993
Oral history recording of R. Dudman. Interviewed by Karen Fielder (Sainsbury's Archives). The interview mainly relates to Woolmer Green (temporary wartime depot) in World War II and employment at...
Oral history recording and transcript of Mr and Mrs K. Bird (Sainsbury's customers, 1914-1993)14 Jun 1993
Oral history interview and transcript of Mr and Mrs K. Bird (Sainsbury's customers, both born 1909). Mrs Bird had shopped with Sainsbury's since 1911 and Mr Bird since 1918. Recorded at the...
Audio recording and transcript of A.P. Young interview (shopper at Somers Town branch of Sainsbury's)[1980s-1990s]
Short audio recording and transcript of A.P. Young talking about shopping at Sainsbury's in Chalton Street, Somers Town, London. Refers to the quality of the Sainsbury's store. Summary: Father moved...
Oral history recording and transcript of F.W. Salisbury (Sainsbury's director)[1980s-1990s]
Oral history interview and transcript of F.W. Salisbury (Sainsbury's employee 1914-1962, director 1941-62). Audio files 305_A and 305_B. Started at Sainsbury's on 21 September 1914. Topics include...
Oral history recording of Lord Alan Sainsbury28-29 Sep 1988
Oral history recording of Lord Sainsbury of Drury Lane (Alan Sainsbury). Interviewed by Bridget Williams (Sainsbury's Archives). Summary of content: 62_A: Involved in youth settlement Isle of Dogs....
"A day in the life of a branch manager" audio recording and transcript by Terry Wells9 May 1989
Audio recording and transcript of Terry Wells talking about the daily work of a branch manager. The recording is addressed to Bridget [Williams, Sainsbury's company historian/archivist].
Oral history recording and transcript of Eric Nichols (a senior manager at Sainsbury's)1992
Audio recording and transcript of oral history interview of Eric Nicholls, a senior manager at Sainsbury's who started working for the company in 1956. He worked in various positions including:...
Oral history recording and transcripts of unidentified woman (employee, 1980-), Ivy (employee, 1963-), and Mrs Ramsey (customer)1993
Oral history interview audio recordings and transcripts of: an unnamed employee (at Harlow branch); Ivy (a Sainsbury's customer and employee at Harlow); and Mrs Ramsey (a Sainsbury's customer). ...
Oral history recording of Ellen Mitchell (Sainsbury's customer)5 Aug 1998
Audio recording of oral history interview of Mrs Ellen Mitchell, born 1898. Mrs Mitchell was 100 years old and was a shopper at Sainsbury's stores in Winton and Watford. Interview by an unidentified...
Oral history recording and transcript of Les Mansfield (Sainsbury's manager/butcher 1934-1971)27 Oct 1988
Oral history recording and transcript of Les Mansfield - Sainsbury's employee 1934 to 1971 - first as butcher then store manager. Worked at various branches in Ilford area, plus Blackfriars (Stamford...
Oral history recording of Keith Curtis about Sainsbury's distribution 1950s to 19891 Nov 1989
Dictation by Keith Curtis regarding distribution c.1950s - 1989 for Bridget Williams (Sainsbury's Archives). Curtis was one of three assistants to the Warehouse and Transport Manager, later became the...
Letter regarding uniform buttonsNov 1977
Letter from a former employee regarding black and red buttons. The correspondence also describes the interview he was required to attend at Blackfriars (head office) before being awarded his red...