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Record 1959

Reading Experience:

Evidence:
Witness statement in trial for theft: Francis Gifford Banner: "On the Monday after the 30th of June, I saw, in the Times newspaper, an account of this robbery, and that the men had said they were employed by me; I went to Mansion-house, and saw the prisoners -I had not employed them..."
Century: 1800-1849
Date: Between 30 Jun 1827 and 12 Jul 1827
Country: England
Time: n/a
Place: city: London
   
Type of Experience (Reader):
silent aloud unknown
solitary in company unknown
single serial unknown
Type of Experience (Listener):
solitary in company unknown
single serial unknown

Reader/Listener/Reading Group:

Reader:Francis Gifford Banner
Age Adult (18-100+)
Gender Male
Date of Birth n/a
Socio-economic group: Clerk / tradesman / artisan / smallholder
Occupation: auctioneer real estate
Religion: n/a
Country of origin: n/a
Country of experience: England
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
n/a
Additional comments: n/a

 

Text Being Read:

Author:
Title: The Times
Genre: Ephemera
Form of Text: Print: Newspaper
Publication details: n/a
Provenance: unknown

 

Source Information:

Record ID: 1959  
Source - Manuscript Other
  Author: Old Bailey Proceedings Online (www.oldbaileyonline.org, 1 August 2006), 12 July 1827, Trial of John Churchman and Richard Harris (t18270712-235),

Citation: Old Bailey Proceedings Online (www.oldbaileyonline.org, 1 August 2006), 12 July 1827, Trial of John Churchman and Richard Harris (t18270712-235), http://can-red-lec.library.dal.ca/Arts/reading/recorddetails2.php?id=1959, accessed: 01 October 2022

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