Philanthropy and the children of the streets: the Chester Ragged School Society, 1851-1870

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10034/22573
Title:
Philanthropy and the children of the streets: the Chester Ragged School Society, 1851-1870
Authors:
Swift, Roger
Abstract:
This book chapter discusses the Chester Ragged School Society which was founded in 1851 to instruct poor children, especially those who had no other means of obtaining an education. The contribution this movement made to the education and welfare of street children within the context of philanthropic endeavour in mid-Victorian England is discussed.
Affiliation:
Chester College of Higher Education
Citation:
Swift, R. (1996). Philanthropy and the children of the streets: the Chester Ragged School Society, 1851-1870. In R. Swift (Ed.), Victorian Chester: essays in social history 1830-1900 (pp. 149-183).
Publisher:
University of Liverpool Press
Publication Date:
1996
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10034/22573
Additional Links:
http://www.liverpool-unipress.co.uk/
Type:
Book chapter
Language:
en
Description:
This book chapter is not available through Chester Digital Repository.
ISBN:
0853236615
Appears in Collections:
History and Archaeology

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorSwift, Roger-
dc.date.accessioned2008-04-08T13:11:04Z-
dc.date.available2008-04-08T13:11:04Z-
dc.date.issued1996-
dc.identifier.citationSwift, R. (1996). Philanthropy and the children of the streets: the Chester Ragged School Society, 1851-1870. In R. Swift (Ed.), Victorian Chester: essays in social history 1830-1900 (pp. 149-183).en
dc.identifier.isbn0853236615-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10034/22573-
dc.descriptionThis book chapter is not available through Chester Digital Repository.en
dc.description.abstractThis book chapter discusses the Chester Ragged School Society which was founded in 1851 to instruct poor children, especially those who had no other means of obtaining an education. The contribution this movement made to the education and welfare of street children within the context of philanthropic endeavour in mid-Victorian England is discussed.en
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherUniversity of Liverpool Pressen
dc.relation.urlhttp://www.liverpool-unipress.co.uk/en
dc.subjectragged schoolsen
dc.subjecteducationen
dc.subjectchildrenen
dc.subjectChesteren
dc.titlePhilanthropy and the children of the streets: the Chester Ragged School Society, 1851-1870en
dc.typeBook chapteren
dc.contributor.departmentChester College of Higher Educationen
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