Archive / Audio / E. CUNNINGHAM

Interview number: 080

Interviewer: Thatcher, Mary

Interview date: 1980-07-01

Length 25 minutes

Condition notes: Some hum throughout – possibly recorder motor

Mrs. Elsie Cunningham, widow of Brigadier Cunningham and daughter of Mr. Drake Brockman, Nepal, talks briefly to Mary Thatcher about India and Nepal.

Coverage notes: legation, Nepal; Ferozepore, Allahabad, Peshawar; Baroda, Ahmedabad etc.; purdah; War – private school, War work; Dal Lakes; Russian china, Gwalior pottery, samovars; 1917-1945