Project ID: 839

DescriptionWhat was the response to the first mass Chartist petition presented to Parliament in 1839? Join us as we delve into contemporary newspaper archives and biographies of key figures to find out more.
TopicsSocial history
TypeExternal research (U3A as research assistants)
U3AIndividual U3A members, South East, acting on request received by the U3A
Members of London U3As
Organization/partnerRoyal Holloway College, Egham, Surrey
Year started2019
Source of referenceEvent publicised by Royal Holloway

A one day Research Retreat on 10th April 2019 to look at the Chartist petition.

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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