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Document On the Eve of Famine: Two Ideals of Irish Nationhood in 1842, Siobhan Frances Fallon

This article reflects on views of Irish nationhood. By the early 1840s, the effects of Union with Britain had generated in Ireland a desire for...

Irish famine, national identity, Fine arts, Newspapers view
Document Wilkes & The Power of Words

The emerging power of the press, and the media generally, really began to show itself however in the 1760s, thanks to the work of this man –...

Eighteenth Century, Georgian Britain, john wilkes, Newspapers view
Document Pomp and Privation in Victorian India, Kapil Komireddi

This essay examines British colonial rule in late nineteenth-century India through the lens of two contemporaneous artefacts. Each vivifies a...

Victorian Culture, Indian history, Famine, Social history, 19th century, Photography, Newspapers, Literature view
Document The Local Press

These extracts from the Hampshire Chronicle illustrate the sheer range of interests to be found at times in the local press, from grand national...

eighteenth century history, Georgian Britain, the press, Newspapers view
Link British newspapers 1800-1900

Access to the contents of  49 national and local newspapers printed between 1800 and 1900, with two million pages of searchable digitised content...

Newspapers, Social history, Economic history, Local history view
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