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175th Anniversary Lecture - The Class of 1841

Walker, Martyn (2016) 175th Anniversary Lecture - The Class of 1841. In: 175th Anniversary Lecture Series, 4th May 2016, University of Huddersfield, UK.

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Abstract

The Huddersfield Mechanics Institution

‌THE roots of the University of Huddersfield can be traced to an institution founded 175 years ago. A leading educationalist of the period described it as “a model for Yorkshire and England”. This was the Huddersfield Mechanics’ Institution, and its origins, its progress and its place in Victorian educational culture were described at the opening lecture of a special series.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Public Lecture)
Subjects: L Education > L Education (General)
L Education > LA History of education
Schools: School of Education and Professional Development
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Depositing User: Sara Taylor
Date Deposited: 26 May 2016 13:44
Last Modified: 23 Nov 2016 17:53
URI: http://eprints.hud.ac.uk/id/eprint/28454

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