Letter from Robert Owen to James Rigby

Scope and Content

Manuscript letter which Owen begins by saying that Mr Bisham Baker has had a specimen made of his head and wishes to introduce it to the Queen at Buckingham Palace as a curiosity. Owen asks Rigby to see if he can help with this task.

Owen says that he and Mrs Twort hope that Rigby has recovered from the May meetings. Owen goes on to say he has been unwell since he returned from London but is now a bit better.