Posters and Chartism

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Published by Stockport Metropolitan Borough in Stockport .

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Copiesof 13 posters forming part of a collection of Chartist Papers deposited in the Archives Collection of Stockport Central Library.

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Statement[compiled by T.D.W. Reid].
ContributionsReid, T. D. W.
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Open LibraryOL14208837M

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About the Author Richard Brown was, until he retired, Head of History and Citizenship at Manshead School in Dunstable, and has published over twelve books and 40 articles and papers on nineteenth century history/5(4).

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Chartism, published in lateis of some historical interest/5(3). Chartism, workingmen's political reform movement in Great Britain, – It derived its name from the People's Charter, a document published in May,that called for voting by ballot, universal male suffrage, annual Parliaments, equal electoral districts, no property qualifications for members of Parliament, and payment of members.

Chartism emerged rapidly out of impatience with the polit - ical settlement and existing campaigns for factory reform and against the Poor Law and Whig foreign and trade union policy.

From the end ofwhen Northern Star was founded, thereFile Size: KB. Book digitized by Google from the library of Oxford University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Chartism by Carlyle, Thomas, Publication date Topics English.

Book digitized by Google from the library of Oxford University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Addeddate   Chartism was a mass movement that attracted a following of millions. Hundreds of thousands of people were sometimes reported to have attended their meetings and their three petitions amassed millions of signatures, although some were proved to be fake.

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And surely, at an epoch of history when the ‘National Petition’ carts itself in waggons along the streets, and is presented ‘bound with iron hoops, four men bearing it’, to a. Quote and comments by Chartist leader John Collins. Stockport Working Men | In an address honoring John Collins, You have, Sir, proved to this generation at least, that neither dungeons nor dragoons can reach the soul, nor subdue your irresistible ardour for the Charter; but that Posters and Chartism book have, since your liberation, manifested to the country and to the tyrants, that persecution, like oil upon.

Chartism had a huge amount of support from the working classes, particularly in industrialised areas. The largest Chartist petition claimed to have nearly 6 million signatures. Many prominent Chartists had skills in writing, printing and oratory, which helped attract the support necessary to make Chartism a mass movement.

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Chartism, British working-class movement for parliamentary reform named after the People’s Charter, a bill drafted by the London radical William Lovett in May It contained six demands: universal manhood suffrage, equal electoral districts, vote by ballot, annually elected Parliaments, payment of members of Parliament, and abolition of the property qualifications for membership.

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Her work opened up new areas. Chartism was launched in by a series of large-scale meetings in Birmingham, Glasgow and the north of England. A huge mass meeting was held on Kersal Moor near Salford, Lancashire, on 24 September with speakers from all over the ng in favour of manhood suffrage, Joseph Rayner Stephens declared that Chartism was a "knife and fork, a bread and cheese question".

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In the yearsat the height of the Chartist struggle, capitalism was in its youth. Today it is in its dotage. The neoliberal free-market doctrine was and is the dogma of both eras.

The mass eruptions we see today, as with Chartism then, are a result of the relentless pursuit of. Chartism Celebrating the first mass movement for civil rights and social justice 9 am: Over men was a public act and poll books were printed which recorded how people voted) Annual parliaments pamphlets, posters and prints.

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The Chartist Movement and Literature Chartist literature stands as an important source of historical and cultural information about working-class life in nineteenth-century Great Britain.

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The workers’ movement was born in earnest with the Chartist strike – the largest industrial action in the world in the 19th century, with half-a-million workers. The Chartist Tricolour.

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Hamish Fraser's book on Scottish Chartism is due from Merlin next summer. Chartism Day will take place at the Sorbonne over the weekend of July. As well as various papers from leading scholars, there will be a tour of revolutionary Paris.

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