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Record 9972

Reading Experience:

'Saw the "Sheffield Iris" paper- and in it the report of a division in the House of Commons on a motion of Sir W. Ingilby "For reducing or repealing the malt tax' ...this was hailed throughout the country as something being done for the people...'
Century: 1800-1849
Date: 30 Apr 1833
Country: England
Time: n/a
Place: n/a
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:Joseph Jenkinson
Age Adult (18-100+)
Gender Male
Date of Birth 1810
Socio-economic group: Clerk / tradesman / artisan / smallholder
Occupation: Hatter (outworker)
Religion: Methodist
Country of origin: England
Country of experience: England
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
Additional comments: n/a


Text Being Read:

Author: [n/a]
Title: The Sheffield Iris
Genre: Politics
Form of Text: Print: Newspaper
Publication details: n/a
Provenance: read in situ


Source Information:

Record ID: 9972  
Source - Print  
  Author: Joseph Jenkinson
  Editor: K.M Battye
  Title: The Diary of Joseph Jenkinson of Dronfield, 1833-43
  Place of Publication: Nottingham
  Date of Publication: 1987
  Vol: n/a
  Page: 34
  Additional comments: n/a

Citation: Joseph Jenkinson, K.M Battye (ed.), The Diary of Joseph Jenkinson of Dronfield, 1833-43 (Nottingham, 1987), p. 34,, accessed: 06 July 2022

Additional comments:



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