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Written by Linden
(2/16/2003 2:41 p.m.)
in consequence of the missive, no obstacle whatsoever ...except ignorance, penned by Ann2
Glad you've found him: as you say, an extraordinary person. His radical paternalism was influential to several `good' capitalists, most notably the Cadbury family of chocolate makers: their Bournville industrial town is still around, rivalling New Lanark as the best of 19th century working class housing
While on the subject of educating the poor, here's a link to Joseph Lancaster: hope you find him interesting
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