Letter from G. F. Mandley to Robert Owen

Scope and Content

Manuscript letter requesting Owen to lay the foundation stone at the Hall of Science in [Manchester] on the 20th August 1839. Mandley makes the request on behalf of the Directors of the Hall of Science Building Association of whom he is President. If "circumstances" prevent Owen from accepting they will ask Thomas Potter, Mayor of Manchester.

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Stamped number: 1129