Certificate of membership to the Société unierselle de Civilisation

Scope and Content

Printed certificate of Owen's membership of the Society as of the 3rd July along with an accompanying letter of confirmation. The certificate has been hand signed by a number of individuals.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Société universelle de Civilisatoon was an athenaeum established in 1829 by a group of noted political individuals. In 1835 is was placed under surveillance by the French police as it was thought it was a breeding ground for subversion.


Stamped number: 708