Letter from Robert Owen to James Rigby

Scope and Content

Manuscript letter informing Rigby that his son Robert Dale Owen arrived in Sevenoaks late last night but Owen has not yet seen him.

Owen encloses a note requesting that Rigby is given an associate ticket for the banquet [in Liverpool]. He also asks Rigby to go to Cox's Hotel and enquire about putting a notice in the newspapers about Robert Dale Owen's arrival in London. Owen concludes by saying that he expects to be in London on Monday.