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To the People - Document from the Enoch Wood Scrapbook

Reform Printed notice advocating the use of non-violent means to achieve reform of the political system. Britains political system was dominated and maintained by aristocratic landowners. The growing ...

Townswomen's Guild, Stafford

This picture shows the Vice-Chairman of the Stafford Central Townswomen’s Guild, Mrs C D Lingwood (left), as she chats with members of a panel who discussed the subject “Theatre versus Cinema”, at the ...

Tunstall Volunteers - Document from the Enoch Wood Scrapbook

Printed notice highlighting the resolutions from a meeting, which took place on August 8th, 1803, at the Lamb Inn, Tunstall. At the meeting, local inhabitants and manufacturers decided to form a volunteer ...

Unlawful Oaths - Document from the Enoch Wood Scrapbook

Twenty Pounds Reward Notice from the North Staffordshire Coal Masters offering twenty pounds reward for information leading to the prosecution of anyone breaking the law under the Unlawful Oaths Act. Abstracts ...

Unlawful Oaths - Document from the Enoch Wood Scrapbook

A law devised to deter naval mutiny The Unlawful Oaths Act of 1797 was initially enacted during the early period of the Napoleonic Wars to curb mutinous behaviour in the navy. This act was not repealed ...

Volunteer Corps Business - Burslem July 29th 1803 - Document from the Enoch Wood Scrapbook

Volunteer Corps The French Revolution in 1789 signalled the start of a very turbulent period in European history. During the 1790s the French Revolutionary government waged war on much of Europe, ...

Whist Drive Invitation, Longton

Souvenir ticket for a "Whist Drive & Social" evening taking place at Longton Library on December 17th 1908. The whist drive was either for Longton Labour Church or the Social Democratic Foundation, organisations ...

Women's Institute Fete, Uttoxeter

An audience of mainly women, some seated some standing, listening to a speaker on the right, at an event. This is believed to be the Uttoxeter Women's Institute Fete held in the grounds of the Girls' ...

Woodcraft Folk, Annual National Conference, Stafford

The Mayor, Alderman C E Fowke is introduced to a Danish member (name unknown) of the Woodcraft Folk movement at the annual national conference, held for the first time in Stafford. Looking on left to ...