The Chartist movement in Essex and Suffolk
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The Chartist movement in Essex and Suffolk the Burrows lecture delivered in ... 1979at the University of Essex. by A. F. J. Brown

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Published by Essex University, Local History Centre in Colchester .
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  The Chartist movement by Hovell, Mark, ; Tout, T. F. (Thomas Frederick), , ed. Publication date Topics Chartism Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.).Pages: Chartism Chartism: Selected full-text books and articles. FREE! A History of the Chartist Movement By Julius West Houghton Mifflin, Read Overview. The Age of the Chartists, A Study of Discontent By J. L. Hammond; Barbara Hammond Longman, Read preview Overview. The. The six points: Chartism and the reform of Parliament / Miles Taylor --'A small drop of ink': Tyneside Chartism and the Northern Liberator / Joan Hugman --Orators and oratory in the Chartist movement, / Owen Ashton --The transported Chartist: the case of William Ellis / Robert Fryson --Feargus O'Connor in the House of Commons,   Chartism in Essex and Suffolk. by A. F. J. Brown. First published in 1 edition. Not in Library.

The Chartist Movement, was a nationwide campaign () that fought for the rights of working class men, especially their right to vote, in England, Wales, Scotland and Ireland. 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 g: Suffolk. Chartism was a working-class male suffrage movement for political reform in Britain that existed from to It took its name from the People's Charter of and was a national protest movement, with particular strongholds of support in Northern England, the East Midlands, the Staffordshire Potteries, the Black Country, and the South Wales Valleys.   Essex and Suffolk were minor centres of Chartism between and No local Chartist played any part in the movement’s national leadership. On only one occasion did a local Chartist go as a delegate to a Convention: S.G. Francies, a hat-maker, represented Ipswich in The Chartists were aware of their insignificance.

Chartism, and specifically female associations were a conspicuous feature of the movement in its early years. Though Chartism did not lack middle-class or rural support, it was primarily a movement of industrial workers. Their perceptions of social and economic injustice increasingly came to the fore in the movement.   DOI link for Chartist Movement. Chartist Movement book. in its Social and Economic Aspects. Chartist Movement. DOI link for Chartist Movement. Chartist Movement book. in its Social and Economic Aspects. By Frank F. Rosenblatt. Edition 1st Edition. First Published eBook Published 5 November The Chartist Movement (London, ), ch. X passim. page note 3 See the letter-books of the Convention preserved in BMAM A-B. page note 4 Some documents, such as the questionnaire sent out to Chartist associations early in the life of the Convention, were printed. Chartism, the first genuinely working-class mass political movement, has attracted numerous general, regional, and local histories. The overwhelming proportion of these works concentrate on Chartism's strongholds in London, provincial urban centres, and the theatres of industrialism — including those in Scotland and Wales.