Letter from Robert Owen to Lord Brougham

Scope and Content

Manuscript letter informing Lord Brougham of the extraordinary public meeting that was held at the World Convention of Delegates of the Human Care in St Martins Club on 14th May 1855. Owen says there were crowds there and hundreds couldn't gain admittance. He forwards a petition to Lord Brougham that was signed by the delegates and also a report of the preliminary meeting. He says that when a report is printed of the meeting he will send him that also.