Archive / Audio / MRS HENDERSON

Interview number: 067

Interviewer: Thatcher, Mary

Interview date: 1975-05-31

Length 15 minutes

Condition notes: [First few seconds missing, otherwise clean]

Mrs. Henderson, aunt of Lady Berners, 94 years old at the time of this recording, was the wife of the Inspector General of Gaols, Lucknow. Her grandmother was in Lucknow during the 1857 siege

Coverage notes: Agra, Lucknow, Naini Tal; prisons, gaols, camps; Lucknow siege; tykhanas, purdah, dirzees; 1857-1918