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Workhouse Characters By Margaret Wynne Nevinson
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Workhouse Characters is a worked by Margaret Wynne Nevinson. She was a British suffrage campaigner. Nevinson was one of the suffragettes who split from the Women's Social and Political Union (WSPU)... More > in 1907 to form the Women's Freedom League (WFL). She wrote many articles for The Vote, the WFL journal, and also wrote many suffrage pamphlets including A History of the Suffrage Movement: 1908-1912, Ancient Suffragettes and The Spoilt Child and the Law.< Less
A Staffordshire Workhouse - Living In the Workhouse of Newcastle Under Lyme By Gladys Dinnacombe
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After returning to Newcastle under Lyme, Gladys finished her book on researching a family tree (Twigs, Twiglets and Branches). In the course of her research she encountered many uplifting stories,... More > but also some stories of those who are less fortunate. This led her research to the various poor laws and eventually to the institution known as 'the workhouse'. This book is about the Newcastle under Lyme workhouse, some of its history and the lives of the inmates, why they were there and what happened to them.< Less
A Staffordshire Workhouse: Living in the workhouse of Newcastle under Lyme By Gladys Dinnacombe
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After returning to Newcastle under Lyme, Gladys finished her book on researching a family tree (Twigs, Twiglets and Branches). In the course of her research she encountered many uplifting stories,... More > but also some stories of those who are less fortunate. This led her research to the various poor laws and eventually to the institution known as 'the workhouse'. This book is about the Newcastle under Lyme workhouse, some of its history and the lives of the inmates, why they were there and what happened to them.< Less
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Towards the Workhouse Door By Arthur McKeown
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The Kelly family live in County Armagh in the north of Ireland. When the Famine kills their potatoes they have to leave their farm. What will happen to them? Find out more here.
Towards the Workhouse Door By Arthur McKeown
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The Kelly family live in County Armagh in the north of Ireland. When the Famine kills their potatoes they have to leave their farm. What will happen to them? Find out more here.
From Workhouse to Westminster By George Haw
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Will Crooks was a British Labour Party politician whose concern for the poor and disadvantaged made him a favourite of the people. This is much more than a biography of Crooks’ life. It is a... More > comment on the living and social conditions of the British working class at the turn of the twentieth century. This edition includes a foreword by G K Chesterton.< Less
Plympton St Mary Union Workhouse By Ernie Hoblyn
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The story of a local Workhouse and how it fitted in with the local community. It also gives a view on the place of Workhouses in the society of the time.
INSTITUTIONALISED: Volume II: Confined in the Workhouse By Garth Toyntanen
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Two young women - each coincidently having an inheritance at stake and a grasping, manipulative stepmother holding the purse-strings - have been talked, cajoled and manipulated into joining a... More > privately financed, residential medical research project. Initially signing up for 3 months, isolated within a secure hospital psychiatric wing in a world of petty rules, straightjackets, bedpans, plastic knickers, diapers, restrictive school uniforms and drab prison dresses, each has now served that term several times over; one bristling under a strict boarding-school regime, the other under prison discipline. Overseen by strict nurses, a stern, cane wielding hospital matron & a female psychiatrist, manipulating her young charges by the deliberate induction of phobias, each has been browbeaten into extending her stay. Elsewhere a girl awakens, ostensibly following a car crash - by why is she restrained behind bars on a locked ward Why does she recall the sting of the tawse, not the twisting of metal< Less
Workhouse Characters, and other sketches of the life of the poor. By Margaret Wynne Nevinson
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