Letter from Henry Thornton to Robert Owen

Scope and Content

Manuscript letter: Owen is informed that the opening of the new Hall of Science is to be postponed to a future date, but they are still prepared to receive him on the upcoming Sunday to give his lectures. Thornton also advises Owen that Mr. [John] Brindley has been spreading slanderous statements about him and his system.

Note

Stamped number: 1218.