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Stephens, W. B.
Sources for English Social History:
(MUP, 1973). Paperback. Mottling inside front and back covers otherwise good+. x + 260pp. Order No. NSBK-A11028
Keywords: 0719005051, Victorian, Victorian period, nineteenth century, 19th, Britain, British, England, English, history, United Kingdom, UK, sources, local history
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Ministry of Labour and National Service, .
Women in Industry:
(Ministry of Labour and National Service, 1945). Marvellous period source, detailing women's war work in many different industries in 1945: textiles, hosiery, engineering, clerical, warehouse, clothing, printing, rubber, plastics, food, laboratories, glass, shoes, hairdressing, etc. With illustrations and statistical information. Also considers women's labour in the pre-war and post-war periods. Hardback. Some red ink stains to spine and creasing / fading to covers, otherwise a good+ copy. 252pp. Order No. NSBK-C8689
Keywords: B000HBY3TQ, women and work, working women, industry, industrial, World War II, Second World War, World War Two, Ministry of Labour and National Service, social history, period sources, contemporary comment, wartime, careers, war effort, post-war, post war, wages, employment, employees, industries, earnings, textiles, hosiery, engineering, clerical work, warehouse work, clothing, printing, rubber, plastics, food, laboratory work, glass, shoes, shoe industry, hairdressing, Britain, British, England, English, labour, labor, economy, economic
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Cox, Ian.
The South Bank Exhibition, London: a Guide to the Story it Tells. Festival of Britain
(H.M. Stationery Office, 1951). With floor plans of the exhibition, illustrations and adverts. Paperback. Covers rather soiled, some rusting to staples and wear / curling to corners, slight splitting internally at spine, internally good. xxxii + 95 + xxxiv - lxivpp. Order No. NSBK-A6879
Keywords: B0007JP5DG, Festival of Britain, 1951, festivals, festival, England, English, British, Festival Hall, post war, post-war, twentieth century, history, 1950s, nationhood, national, nation, nationalism, exhibits, exhibit, social history, celebrations, celebration, antiquarian, period sources, guides, catalogues, South Bank Exhibition, London, entertainment, booklet
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Blatchford, Robert.
Not Guilty: a Defence of the Bottom Dog
(Clarion Press, 1906). Hardback. Spine edges and corners worn, otherwise good. 261pp. Order No. NSBK-A5491
Keywords: B000H43304, Robert Blatchford, labour movement, Clarion Clubs, Clarion Movement, social history, Britain, British, England, English, Edwardian, labour history, class, heredity, working class, working classes, working-class, punishment, environment, influence of environment, period sources, contemporary comment, antiquarian
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Hill, Octavia.
Our Common Land:
(Macmillan, 1877). Hardback. Ex library with usual library stamps and markings, some wear to spine, spine ends, edges and corners. Cloth a little marked / rubbed -else good / solid. vi + 206pp. Order No. NSBK-C6431
Keywords: B001P1SGF4, housing, Octavia Hill, dwellings, philanthropy, the poor, poverty, Victorian, England, town planning, urban history, open spaces, countryside, Britain, England, British, English, history, Octavia Hill's essays, nineteenth century, papers, works, garden cities, period sources, contemporary comment, district visiting, volunteer visitors, commons, charity, charities, COS, C.O.S., Charity Organisation Society
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Pankhurst, Christabel, ed.
The Suffragette: the Official Organ of the Women's Social and Political Union. (Original Suffragette Newspaper)
(Friday June 12th, 1914). Paper browned with age. Headline: The Truth About Drugging. (Cover story discusses the forcible drugging of suffragette prisoners by the government). Other contents: Cat-and-Mouse Act; Trial of Grace Roe and Nellie Hall; Victory With or Without Death; Dual Personality and Torture by Frank Moxon; A Grave Situation - the Government in Despair (reports of suffragette violence across the nation); Self-Denial Week; Passages from Rev Canon Todd's Memorial Sermon to Emily Davison; Prison News; Propaganda Work in London and the Provinces. Original. Light foxing. Natural browning with age. Fold of paper is torn, one third of the way down, otherwise very good, no creasing. 16pp. Order No. NSBK-C8933
Keywords: suffragettes, suffrage, woman suffrage, Christabel Pankhurst, Pankhursts, political, politics, women's politics, WSPU, Women's Social and Political Union, history, woman, newspapers, newspaper, original suffragette newspapers, suffragette memorabilia, ephemera, militancy, militants, suffragists, enfranchisement, voting, media, press, antiquarian, period sources, prisons, crime, political prisoners, protest, self-denial week, self-denial fund, criminals, women's suffrage, suffrage societies, suffragette meetings, Britain, British, England, English, women's movement, women's emancipation, women's rights, 20th century, twentieth century, before the First World War, Cat-and-Mouse Act, forcible feeding, Grace Roe, trial, trials, police, policing, Nellie Hall, Emily Davison, torture, drugs, drugging
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Royal Commission on Equal Pay, .
Royal Commission on Equal Pay: 1944 - 46 Report
(HMSO, 1946). Important source material on the gender division of labour in the 1940s. Paperback. Ex library with usual library stamps and stickers, some damage to binding at spine ends, (front cover detached by 2 inches at top), otherwise good. xi + 220pp. Order No. NSBK-A7688
Keywords: equal pay, pay, employment, Royal Commission on Equal Pay, reports, gender, gender division of labour, labour, history, labor, industry, industries, women, men, workers, teaching, public service, local government, employees, wages, economy, economic, professions, law, period sources, jobs, occupations, booklet
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Webb, Diana, editor.
Saints and Cities in Medieval Italy: Selected Sources
(MUP, 2007). Manchester Medieval Sources. Paperback. Fine. 261pp. Order No. NSBK-A14510
Keywords: 071907293X, Manchester Medieval Sources, saints, cities, medieval, Italy, Middle Ages, Italian, Pope, 13th century, 14th, fourteenth century, urban, religion, Siena, Florence
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Green, Joyce M. Conyngham.
Period Costumes and Settings for the Small Stage:
(George G. Harrap, 1936). With illustrations by the author. Hardback. Spine ends and corners rubbed, otherwise good. 166pp. Order No. NSBK-A6141
Keywords: B000865L1O, period costumes, fashion, stage, theatre, acting, actors, twentieth century, scenery, settings, theatres, clothes, clothing, costume
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Hodson, Patricia M., ed.
The Manchester Ship Canal: a Guide to Historical Sources
(Lancashire Bibliography, 1985). Paperback. Ex library with usual library stamps & stickers, otherwise good. xi + 101pp. Order No. NSBK-A5212
Keywords: 0902217143, Manchester, regional studies, Manchester Ship Canal, North West, industrial, industry, social history, canals, navigation, man-made waterways, navvies, ports, port of Manchester, Ellesmere Port, trade, commerce, commercial, transport, Lancashire, Britain, British, England, English, sources, documents, bibliography, research, bibliographies
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