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Issue: 089, 08/07/29 p. 430
Heading: Society for Superseding the Necessity of Climbing Boys
Category: Political Economy   Child Labour   Inventions   
Topic: [Fourteenth report of the society. The new chimney-sweeping machines have been improved and will now nearly always operate successfully. Advice is given to private householders wishing to avoid employing children but legislation is still necessary. A bill will be submitted to parliament next session. A revision of the Building Act is also being considered]
Person: PEEL, Sir Robert   DAY, Robert [Purveyor of chimney-sweeping machines]   GLASS, Joseph [Inventor of the chimney-sweeping machine]   
Institution: Society for Superseding the Necessity of Climbing Boys   
Report
Issue: 115, 09/01/30 p. 16
Heading: Protestant Provident Society at Paris
Category: Geography   France   Social Welfare   Labour   Political Economy   Co-operative Movement   
Topic: [The formation of a society with the following objects: "active reciprocity of succour during illness....preservation from the privations.. occasioned by the want of work, and the encouragement of order, economy, and morality in the families"]
Institution: Protestant Provident and Mutual Succour Society   

Issue: 123, 06/03/30 p. 138
Heading: Royal Institution. Foundering of Ships Prevented
Category: Inventions   Public Health   Safety   Accidents   Engineering   Physics   Microscopy   Mechanical Measuring Instruments   Manufactures   Labour   
Topic: [Two-column account of Watson`s lecture, explaining his scheme to prevent damaged ships sinking. Other paragraphs mention that, at the same meeting Dr. Wollaston`s Doublet microscope was on show, a mountain barometer, and specimens of cheap cutlery produced by division of labour]
Person: WATSON   POCOCK   WOLLASTON   
Institution: Royal Institution   London Institution   United States American Government   
Lecture, Feb., 1830
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Reviews

Issue: 057, 26/11/28 p. 902
Heading: Chimney-Sweepers
Category: Political Economy   Child Labour   Inventions   
Title: Practical Information presented to the Public by the Society for Superseding the Necessity of Climbing Boys; with a Description of Glass`s Improved Machinery for Cleansing Chimneys; and a List of Subscribers
Institution: Society for Superseding the Necessity of Climbing Boys   

Issue: 093, 05/08/29 p. 481-482
Heading: Division of Labour
Category: Political Economy   Labour   
Title: An Argument for more of the Division of Labour in Civil Life in this Country. Part I. In which the Argument is applied to Parliament. (To be completed in the next number)
Author: WICKENS, William   

Issue: 095, 19/08/29 p. 512-513
Heading: Division of Labour
Category: Political Economy   Labour   
Title: An Argument for more of the Division of Labour in Civil Life in this Country. Part I. In which the Argument is applied to Parliament. [Second notice] (Continued from p. 482)
Author: WICKENS, William   

Issue: 111, 09/12/29 p. 765-766
Heading: Political Economy
Category: Political Economy   Wealth   Poverty   Labour   Social Welfare   Emigration   
Title: An Enquiry into the Natural Grounds of Right to Vendible Property or Wealth
Author: READ, Samuel   

Issue: 127, 03/04/30 p. 199-200
Category: Political Economy   Social Sciences   Emigration   Labour   Poetry   
Title: The Reproof of Brutus
Author: ANON   

Issue: 132, 08/05/30 p. 276-278
Heading: Lardner`s Cabinet Cyclopaedia
Category: Encyclopaedias   Physics   Mechanics   Popularization Of Science   Philosophy Of Science   History Of Science   Philosophy   Natural Philosophy   Manufactures   Labour   Inventions   Creativity   
Title: A Treatise on Mechanics
Author: KATER, Capt. Henry   LARDNER, Rev. Dionysius   
Attribution: R. S.; LL. D.; F. R. S.

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