Project ID: 838

DescriptionWhat was the reaction to the Peterloo Massacre in August 1819? Join us as we examine copies of testimonies held at The National Archives and review contemporary newspaper accounts of this seminal event in our democratic heritage.
TopicsSocial history
TypeExternal research (U3A as research assistants)
U3AIndividual U3A members, South East, acting on request received by the U3A
Organization/partnerRoyal Holloway College, Egham, Surry
Year started2019
Source of referenceEvent publicised by Royal Holloway
NotesA one day Research Retreat on 27th February 2019 to look at the Peterloo Massacre.

This is one of number of SLPs linked to the Citizens project at Royal Holloway College - see file card 547 for details
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