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The social and economic importance of postal reform in 1840

by David R. Allam

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Published by [Harry Hayes] in [Batley] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Postal service -- Great Britain -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby David Allam.
      SeriesHarry Hayes philatelic pamphlets ;, no. 4
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHE6935 .A78
      The Physical Object
      Pagination28 p. :
      Number of Pages28
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4480060M
      ISBN 100905222172
      LC Control Number79308306
      OCLC/WorldCa5288322

        Religious Reform- ’s and ’s• The Second Great Awakening was a religious reform in America comprised of many new individual movements and ideas such as:• 1. The preaching of Charles Grandison Finney. Finney went around the North in and preaching against pivotal issues such as alcohol and slavery 2. Right: Rowland Hill by William Theed. This monument is in Manchester. [Click on thumbnails for larger images.] Postal reformer Sir Rowland Hill () analyzed the British postal system from the vantage point of an enlightened outsider and published four editions of his epic Post Office Reform: Its Importance and Practicability ().

      Antebellum economic growth undulated through boom and bust cycles, the busts being remembered as the Panics of , , and The European demand for cotton created most of the booms—though the discovery of gold in the newly acquired California in was the most spectacular. The main area of reform in the 's was the abolition movement. This was the effort to end slavery in the United States. From this sprung many other movements.

      Study Economic, Social, and Political. Poor Political Leadership (7 ways) Rejected pleads for social legislation (things that would correct child labor, low wages, long hours in the mill)- Refused request for expansion of public education - Amended the State Constitution in to circumvent the county commissioner system. In this lesson, we explore the political, social, and economic reform that was enacted in Great Britain during the 19th century in response to the overwhelming pressures placed .


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Hill later served as a government postal official, and he is Born: 3 December. All of these stories—the lore of Hill’s reformist vocation, pre-reform tales of isolation and impoverishment linked to high postage, post-reform accounts that pin social, economic, and moral improvements on the Penny Post—cumu-latively shaped what cultural critic Eileen Cleere calls “the question of postal reform as an affective dilemma Cited by: •An advocator for the emancipation of slavery •Published the Liberator in •Helped found the American Anti-Slavery Society in Reforms & Social Movements Between A religious revival in the early 19th century that resulted in the formation of several reform.

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