Letter from Thomas Allsop to Robert Owen

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In this manuscript letter Allsop nominates Mr Macpherson to be a "Missionary" who would be charged with the task of raising subscriptions and donations for the Institution of the Industrious Classes, Gray's Inn Road, [London]. Allsop believes raising of subscriptions and donations to be of the "greatest importance", and to that end Macpherson will "apply personally and by letter to all the wealthy who are known to be charitable and benevolent, in London or within 20 miles of London".


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