Cat no. 9604

Arthur Melbourne-Cooper Oral Histories: Arthur Melbourne-Cooper & John Grisdale

1960 Coton, Cambridgeshire

Recorded July 1960

Recorded conversation with Arthur Melbourne-Cooper and his family, conducted by John Grisdale at Melbourne-Cooper's house in Coton, Cambridgeshire.

Melbourne-Cooper describes his life growing up in St. Albans. He goes on to discuss becoming involed with Birt Acres as a maker of lantern slides, the relationship between Acres and R.W. Paul, and his beginnings as a cameraman.

THIS RECORDING AND ANY TRANSCRIPTS WILL NOT BE AVAILABLE TO RESEARCHERS UNTIL 2016.