To Henry Hunt, Esqr., as chairman of the meeting assembled on St. Peter's Field, Manchester on the 16th of August, 1819, and to the female reformers of Manchester and the adjacent towns who were exposed to and suffered from the wanton and furious attack made on them by that brutal armed force the Manchester and Cheshire Yeomanry Cavalry, this plate is dedicated, by their fellow labourer, Richard Carlile

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To Henry Hunt, Esqr., as chairman of the meeting assembled on St. Peter's Field, Manchester on the 16th of August, 1819, and to the female reformers of Manchester and the adjacent towns who were exposed to and suffered from the wanton and furious attack made on them by that brutal armed force the Manchester and Cheshire Yeomanry Cavalry, this plate is dedicated, by their fellow labourer, Richard Carlile
Names
Hunt, Henry, 1773-1835 (Dedicatee)
Carlile, Richard, 1790-1843 (Publisher)
Collection

Visual materials from the Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1819-10-01
Place: London
Publisher: R.d Carlile, 55, Fleet Street
Library locations
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle
Shelf locator: Pforz VMAT (MAT-X 0005)
Topics
Peterloo Massacre, Manchester, England, 1819
Genres
Prints
Notes
Citation/reference: George, D. M. Catalogue of political and personal satires in the British Museum, 13263
Physical Description
Etchings
Aquatints
Extent: 1 print : hand-colored etching with aquatint ; 41.8 x 50.7 cm.
Description
A view of the scene at Manchester during the Peterloo Massacre.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19815986
Other local Identifier: oi_[ps_cps_cd6_094]
Other local Identifier: oi_[ps_cps_cd6_095]
Other local Identifier: 842159070
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): afcbf060-9b13-0130-571d-58d385a7b928
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1773: Creator Born
  • 1819: Issued
  • 1835: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle, The New York Public Library. "To Henry Hunt, Esqr., as chairman of the meeting assembled on St. Peter's Field, Manchester on the 16th of August, 1819, and to the female reformers of Manchester and the adjacent towns who were exposed to and suffered from the wanton and furious attack made on them by that brutal armed force the Manchester and Cheshire Yeomanry Cavalry, this plate is dedicated, by their fellow labourer, Richard Carlile" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1819-10-01. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/ad78e800-9b15-0130-bf64-58d385a7bbd0

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Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle, The New York Public Library. "To Henry Hunt, Esqr., as chairman of the meeting assembled on St. Peter's Field, Manchester on the 16th of August, 1819, and to the female reformers of Manchester and the adjacent towns who were exposed to and suffered from the wanton and furious attack made on them by that brutal armed force the Manchester and Cheshire Yeomanry Cavalry, this plate is dedicated, by their fellow labourer, Richard Carlile" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 16, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/ad78e800-9b15-0130-bf64-58d385a7bbd0

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Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle, The New York Public Library. (1819-10-01). To Henry Hunt, Esqr., as chairman of the meeting assembled on St. Peter's Field, Manchester on the 16th of August, 1819, and to the female reformers of Manchester and the adjacent towns who were exposed to and suffered from the wanton and furious attack made on them by that brutal armed force the Manchester and Cheshire Yeomanry Cavalry, this plate is dedicated, by their fellow labourer, Richard Carlile Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/ad78e800-9b15-0130-bf64-58d385a7bbd0

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To Henry Hunt, Esqr., as chairman of the meeting assembled on St. Peter's Field, Manchester on the 16th of August, 1819, and to the female reformers of Manchester and the adjacent towns who were exposed to and suffered from the wanton and furious attack made on them by that brutal armed force the Manchester and Cheshire Yeomanry Cavalry, this plate is dedicated, by their fellow labourer, Richard Carlile