Letter from R. W. Birch to Robert Owen

Scope and Content

Manuscript letter acknowledging receipt of £60 remittance, in part payment of promissory note held by Birch. Birch recommends a "new work on education reform…from the pen of Mr. Wyse." A school has been established at Worksop by "a Swiss gentleman of the name of Heldenmaien" – a pupil of Johann Heinrich Pestalozzi.


Stamped number: 871