Letter from Alex Campbell to Robert Owen

Scope and Content

Manuscript letter opening by referring to the estate of a Mr [Pierre] Baume, with Campbell enquiring as to the possibility of his trust being secured to fund an educational college.

Discussion turns to the 'Panorama' created by Thomas Atkins; it has been well received by those who have seen in [in Birmingham], but it is not yet "paying its expenses"; Atkins will shortly run out of money shortly.

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Stamped number: 2480

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