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Document Protesting Peterloo: The ‘Fanciful’ and the ‘Domestic’, Helen Leach

This essay will explore two artefacts produced in response to the Peterloo Massacre in 1819; Percy Bysshe Shelley’s The Masque of Anarchy and John...

19th century, Social history, engraving, Literature, Reform view
Document The Understanding of Time in the Nineteenth Century: Big Ben and the Procedural Reforms Adopted by Parliament, Caroline Leclerc

Whilst the first clocks date back to the end of the Middle Ages, the understanding of time transformed society in the nineteenth century. The...

19th century, Parliamentary history, Reform, Architecture view
Link UK Parliament Living Heritage

Information on how British Parliament worked with social reformers to improve working conditions and education over the 19th and 20th centuries....

19th century, 20th century, Victorian, Modern, Education, Schooling, Reform, Factories, Mines, Legislation, Poverty, Children, History view
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