item HALIFAX/A1/8/2/10 - Letter written from Howick

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Letter written from Howick


  • 3 March 1837 (Creation)

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Family news; politics; news of Howick: 'there is a sort of strike amongst the Hinds -a class of labourers whose condition has always appeared to me to be the beau ideal of the situation of a labouring peasant. They object to what is called bondage during the harvest etc...'.


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See also HALIFAX/B3/17/1.

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