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Handbill advertising Russian Revolution memorial meeting

This handbill was distributed in Hanley giving notice of a meeting in the Temperance hall to celebrate the Russian Revolution

Hanley November 11 1793 - Document for the Enoch Wood Scrapbook

Food shortage in the Potteries Hand-written notice calling for pottery workers to gather at Hanley Market Hall. An additional note written in pencil at the top of the page indicates that the notice ...

Hanley United Methodist Conference

This photograph was taken in 1928 and shows the local committee for the United Methodist Conference of Bethesda, Hanley.

Huzza!! Kidcrew Again! Kidcrew Again! An appeal for blackleg workers from the Enoch Wood scrapbook

In the early 1830s early trade unions faced a struggle to gain the recognition of employers, and their members were often treated harshly. An appeal for knobsticks A 'gentleman of the pit' in this ...

International Friendship League, Stafford

Nine nations - Germany, Finland, Switzerland, Portugal, England, Turkey, Nigeria, the Gold Coast and India—were represented by of members who attended the first social arranged by the newly formed International ...

Johnson's Meeting, Market Place, Uttoxeter

Labour is the Source of Wealth - Document from the Enoch Wood Scrapbook

Organising Labour Printed notice calling for workers in the Potteries to attend a meeting at the Red Lion Inn, Shelton. The workers were to be addressed by a spokesman of the National Association ...

Longport Volunteers - Document from the Enoch Wood Scrapbook

Parade Notice of a parade by the Longport Volunteer Corps on Wednesday 21st April 1813. One of the purposes of the parade was to ensure that members of the corps returned their "Arms and Accoutrements". There ...

Loyal Westwood Lodge Order of Oddfellows, Nicholson Institute, Leek

Unity Centenary of the Leek Lodge attended by the G.U., post grands and present officers. The photograph was taken at the rear of the Nicholson Institute. On the back row, left to right are: Ambrose Ward, ...

Meeting to discuss the miner's strike. Victoria Hall, Stoke-on-Trent

On the 25th May 1984 Arthur Scargill made a speech to local miners at the Victoria Hall in Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent. As you can see from the photograph the meeting was very well attended and helped to boost ...

Mow Cop Primitive Methodist Centenary Group Meeting

In 1807 Hugh Bourne held a large camp meeting at Mow Cop. From this meeting stemmed the Primitive Methodists, and this photograph shows the centenary of that event. The Centenary Camp Meeting was a very ...

National Book League, Stafford

Alderman H J Bostock, President of the Stafford branch of the National Book League, gives a welcoming handshake to Canon J E W Wallis, canon and librarian at Lichfield Cathedral, (deputising for the Bishop ...

National Federation of Discharged and Demobilised Sailors and Soldiers, Stafford

This postcard view shows members of the Stafford Branch of The National Federation of Discharged and Demobilised Sailors and Soldiers (NFDDSS). If you recognise anyone in the picture or the location please ...

Old Stafford Society, Stafford

Pictured are some of the members of the large and flourishing Old Stafford Society, who reported a successful year of keen activity at their annual meeting at the Public Library. Mr J S Horne, Hon. Secretary ...

Opening of Hawksmoor Nature Reserve, near Cheadle. Photographed by William Blake.

Photograph of the crowd gathering to watch the opening of the Masefield Memorial Gateway at Hawksmoor Nature Reserve, Near Cheadle, Staffordshire. John Richard Beech Masefield was the founder of the ...

Portrait of Dan Irving. Photographed by William Blake

A portrait of Dan Irving (1854-1924) on an invitation from Longton Labour Church to hear him speak at Longton Town Hall. Irving was a socialist activist, and later became Labour party Member of Parliament ...

Proclamation, Tutbury

A public announcement taking place at the corner of High Street and Burton Street, Tutbury. On the corner is Bennet's tea rooms, beyond on High Street can be seen Stubb's general stores.

Public Dinner - Document from the Enoch Wood Scrapbook

Organising a Public Dinner for the local volunteer corps Hand-written letter seeking subscriptions from local businessmen for a public dinner in honour of the Longport Volunteer Corps "return from ...