TITLE

A Newly Discovered Chartist Periodical

AUTHOR(S)
Goodway, David
PUB. DATE
December 1999
SOURCE
Labour History Review (Maney Publishing);Winter99, Vol. 64 Issue 3, p287
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides a background of "McDouall's Manchester Journal," a periodical published by one of Great Britain's outstanding leaders of Chartism, Peter Murray McDouall. It is compared with McDouall's 1841 journals. The journal was sold for a penny and was published weekly. The contents of the journal are as follows: an editorial on "Capital"; an "Address to the Trades" on "Profit from Manufacturers; an extract from McDouall's "Lectures on the Chemistry of Agriculture and a poem titled "The Land Can Ne'er Support the Three." It is unlisted in the "British Union Catalogue of Periodicals" and "The Warwick Guide to British Labour Periodicals."
ACCESSION #
4012501

 

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