Scope and Content

Miscellaneous group of papers, including a map of the East Riding area, for which Joshua Fielden was elected Conservative MP in 1868, with a circular letter from Disraeli; a bill of sale for land in Todmorden; and undated notes taken from Gammage's History of the Chartist Movement 1837-54 (published 1894), describing a public meeting at Kersal Moor at which John Fielden was a speaker.