Book No. : 019098
Author: Fox, Michael & Peter
Book Condition: Fine
Publisher: Saddleworth Museum and Art Gallery
Availability: In Stock
Appears in as new unread condition. 48pp.
he book (undated, ca. 1980s) describes the area of Saddleworth north east of Oldham, which was at one time in the West Riding of Yorkshire, over the sixty years or so from the 1830s to the beginning of the 20th century. Matters covered include the Domestic System, Textile Factories and other Industries, Transport, People and Society, Local Government, the Poor, Education, Religion, Law & Order, Self Help and Leisure. The book is illustrated with b/w photos and documentary illustrations from the time. There are also extensive bibliographical references for further research.