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Correspondence relating to the planning and organisation of the Great Exhibition

[Dec 1850] 'The John Bull' newspaper article critical of the Exhibition of 1851 1 - 31 Dec 1850

Loose printed paper; mounted | 1 document (1 page) (whole object) | RC/H/1/5/65

Article titled "Collateral Blessings of the Exhibition of 1851", describing the disadvantages of the Exhibition including the influx of visitors to the metropolis, the thought that they will not keep the Sabbath day holy, the poor morals of the visitors and the disadvantage of free trade.
  • 1 document (1 page) (whole object)

  • Object type(s)
      • printed & manuscript material
        • documents
          • writings (documents)
    Language(s)
    English
Rights information: Newspaper extracts have not been digitised due to possible copyright restrictions. Copies of these newspapers should be available via the British Library Newspaper Archive.