Letter from Robert Christie to Robert Owen

Scope and Content

Manuscript letter requesting Owen to attend a meeting of the "Friends and Patrons of Extended Education" held to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the London Mechanics Institute at their Southampton Row, Chancery Lane, London headquarters.

Christie writes, that on this occasion the progress of the Institute, and similar organisations, will be discussed and prizes given to those who have produced drawings or essays. He closes by noting that the Chair of the event will be Dr. [George] Birkbeck the President of the Institution.


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