Letter from James Rigby to Robert Owen

Scope and Content

In this manuscript letter Rigby provides Owen with an update of the progress he has made with tasks carried out on Owen's behalf. This includes seeing Mr. Clayton regarding Owen's copies of The Times going missing in the post, sending Owen various other newspapers and posting copies of the Millennial Gazette to a number of individuals.

Mention is made of the sorrow being felt by the Holyoake family following the death of Mrs Austin Holyoake [Lucy] in childbirth.

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Stamped number: 2490