Letter from James Rigby to Robert Owen

Scope and Content

Manuscript letter, in which Rigby explains he has forwarded Owen a number of his papers and documents - mainly copies from various speeches and papers given by Owen.

Rigby notes that some members of the John Street Institute are attempting to bring Owen's system into fruition on a small scale, but warns they should first "learn it" as all small scale attempts are doomed to be "great failures".

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Stamped number: 2193