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Francis Place Collection: contents of the microfilm reels

The contents of the microfilm reels of the Francis Place Collection held in the News Collection are as follows:

Reel 1:

  • Corn Laws. Cuttings and Pamphlets. 1814-1845.
    • 1814-1840
    • 1841, January - June
    • 1841, July - December

Reel 2:

  • Corn Laws. Cuttings and Pamphlets. 1814-1845.
    • 1842, January - February
    • 1842, March - September
    • 1842, October - 1843, January
    • 1843, February - 8th May

Reel 3:

  • Corn Laws. Cuttings and Pamphlets. 1814-1845.
    • 1843, 10th May - August
    • 1843, September - December
    • 1844, January
    • 1844, April - July

Reel 4:

  • Corn Laws. Cuttings and Pamphlets. 1814-1845.
    • 1844, August - December
    • 1845, January - February
  • Corn Laws. Pamphlets. 1840-1846

Reel 5:

  • Corn. Distress Riots. 1843-1843.
    • 1842, July - August
    • 1842, September - November
    • 1842, December - 1843, March

Reel 6:

  • Corn. Distress Riots. 1842-1843.
    • 1843, April - September
    • 1843, October - December

Reel 7:

  • Corn. Free Trade. - New Tariff. 1846.
    • 1846, January - 7th March
    • 1846, 9th March - 4th July

Reel 8:

  • Corn. Free Trade. - New Tariff. 1846.
    • 1846, 4th July - December
  • Corn Laws. Pamphlets. 1810-1814.
  • Corn Laws. Miscellaneous Papers. 1821-1833.
  • Anti-Corn Law Circular. 16 April 1839 - 8th April 1841.

Reel 9:

  • Anti-Bread Tax Circular. 21 April 1841 - 26 September 1843.

Reel 10:

  • Cotton and Silk. 1797-1799 and 1811-1832.

Reel 11:

  • Parliamentary Reforms. Proceedings of Political Unions, etc. - General Election, December 1832. 1831-1833.
    • 1831, 9th November - 1832, 22nd June
    • 1832, 23rd June - 15th December
    • 1832, 17th December - 1833, 21st May

Reel 12:

  • Caroline, Queen, Papers Relating to Queen Caroline. 1820.
    • 1820, 12th May - 22nd November
    • 1820, 1st September - 19th October
    • 1820, 20th October - 19th December

Reel 13:

  • Emigration. 1821-1824. Political Economy. 1822 and 1824. Press: Newspaper Statistics. 1822.
  • Westminster Election, etc. 1749-1820.

Reel 14:

  • Distress. Riots, Luddites, and Incendiaries. 1799-1832.
  • Factories.  Free Trade. - Navigation. - Agriculture. 1847-1852.
    • 1847-1849
    • 1850-1852

Reel 15:

  • Free Trade. Distress. - Fires. 1844-1845.
    • 1844, January - 23rd March
    • 1844, 25th March - June

Reel 16:

  • Free Trade. Distress. - Fires. 1844-1845.
    • 1844, July - December
    • 1845, January - 3rd May

Reel 17:

  • Free Trade. Distress. - Fires. 1844-1845.
    • 1845, 5th May - 24th October
    • 1845, 24th October - December

Reel 18:

  • Ireland. Repeal. - State of Ireland. Trials, etc. 1844.
    • 1844, January - May
    • 1844, June - December
  • Ireland. Repeal. - Scarcity, etc. 1845.

Reel 19:

  • Ireland. Repeal. - Famine. - Relief, etc. 1846-1847.
    • 1846, January - August
    • 1846, September - December
    • 1847, January - May

Reel 20:

  • Ireland. Repeal. - Famine. - Relief, etc. 1846-1847.
    • 1847, June - December
  • Ireland. Rebellion. - Prosecution. - Famine. - Emigration. 1848.
  • Ireland. Agitation. - Destitution. - Emigration. 1849-1850.

Reel 21:

  • Ireland. Miscellaneous Papers. 1851, 1852, 1853.
  • Law. Chancery. - Criminals. - Crimes. - Prisons. - Police. 1822-1832.
  • Law. Church. - Distress. - Improvement. 1837-1845.
  • Law. Church. - Education. 1849-1852.

Reel 22:

  • Law. Sanitary Laws. - Imprisonment, etc. 1851-1853.
  • Libel. Sedition. - Treason. - Persecution. 1792-1794.
  • Libel. Sedition. - Treason. - Mutiny. - Reform. 1795, 1796.

Reel 23:

  • Libel. Sedition. - Treason. - Naval Victories. 1797-1799.
    • 1797, January - 1798, July
    • 1798, August - 1799, December
  • Reform. Libel. - Sedition. - Persecution. 1811-1824.
    • 1811, February - 1819, 23rd January

Reel 24:

  • Reform. Libel. - Sedition. - Persecution. 1811-1824.
    • 1819, 30th January - 1824, December
  • Reform. Libel. - Sedition. - Treason. - Persecution. 1819-1822.
    • 1819, January - 1820, November
    • 1821, January - 1822, November

Reel 25:

  • Manners. Morals. - Sports. - Poor. - Emigration. 1810-1840.
  • Morals. Sports. - Projects. 1834-1846.
  • Manners. Morals. - Poor. - Sanitary Improvements. 1846, 1847.

Reel 26:

  • Manners. Morals. - Shows. 1848-1851.
  • Manners. Morals. 1851, 1852.
  • Politics. Invasion. - Defence. - Subsidies. - Treason. - Peace. - War. - Elections. 1800-1805.
    • 1800, January - 1803, August
    • 1803, September - 1805, December

Reel 27:

  • Politics. Chartists. - Socialists. - Communists. Prosecutions. 1848.
    • 1848, January - April
    • 1848, April - August
    • 1848, August - December

Reel 28:

  • Politics. Reform. - Finance. - Chartists, etc. 1849-1852.
    • 1849, January - April
    • 1849, April - August
    • 1849, August - December

Reel 29:

  • Politics. Reform. - Finance. - Chartists, etc. 1849-1852.
    • 1848-1850
    • 1850, February - May
    • 1850, June - December

Reel 30:

  • Politics. Reform. - Finance. - Chartists, etc. 1849-1852.
    • 1851, January - 7th June
    • 1851, 10th June - December
    • 1852, January - December

Reel 31:

  • Poor. Sanitary Laws. - Cholera. - Law. - Justice. - Church. 1847, 1848, 1849, 1850.
    • 1847-1850
    • 1849, January - December

Reel 32:

  • Working Men. Combinations. - Machine Breaking. - National Association for Wages, etc. 1831-1839.
  • Working Men. Cotton. - Glasgow Spinners. - Combinations Committee. 1831-1838.
  • Working Men. Trade Clubs. - Union Strikes. - Conferences, etc. 1836-1845.

Reel 33:

  • Working Men. Reform. - Case of Lovett v. Collins. 1839-1841.
  • Working Men. Reform. 1836-1847.
    • 1836-1838, June

Reel 34:

  • Working Men. Reform. 1836-1847.
    • 1838, July - December
    • 1839, January - May
    • 1839, May - July

Reel 35:

  • Working Men. Reform. 1836-1847.
    • 1839, August
    • 1839, September - November
    • 1839, December (with supplement January - July 1839)

Reel 36:

  • Working Men. Reform. 1836-1847.
    • 1839, December - 1840, January
    • 1840, February - April
    • 1840, May - September

Reel 37:

  • Working Men. Reform. 1836-1847.
    • 1840, October - 1841, February
    • 1840, December
    • 1841, January - April

Reel 38:

  • Working Men. Reform. 1836-1847.
    • 1841, May - August
    • 1841, September - December
    • 1842, January - March

Reel 39:

  • Working Men. Reform. 1836-1847.
    • 1842, April - June
    • 1842, July - August
    • 1842, September - October

Reel 40:

  • Working Men. Reform. 1836-1847.
    • 1842, November - 1843, January
    • 1843, January - April
    • 1843, May - June

Reel 41:

  • Working Men. Reform. 1836-1847.
    • 1843, September - December
    • 1844, January - April

Reel 42:

  • Working Men. Reform. 1836-1847.
    • 1844, May - December
    • 1845, January - December
    • 1846, January - August

Reel 43:

  • Working Men. Reform. 1836-1847.
    • 1846, August - December
    • 1847, January - July
    • 1847, July - December

Reel 44:

  • Statistics. Machinery. - Improvement. - Education. - Press. - Church. 1826-1840.
  • Trades. Strikes. 1846-1852.
    • 1846, January - 1850, December
    • 1851, January - 1852, January

Reel 45:

  • O. P. Riots. Exhibitions. - Panoramas. - Peace Jubilee and Sundries. 1807-1814.
    • 1807-1809
    • 1809-1814

Reel 46:

  • Schools, Lancasterian. - British. - Foreign. - West London. - Chrestomathic. 1811-1821.

Reel 47:

  • Workmen. Wages. - Population. - Emigration. - Press. Libel. 1824-1829.
  • Trade. Linen. - Potteries. - Wood. - Metal, etc. 1826-1841.
  • National Political Union, etc. Minutes and Accounts. - Cuttings from Papers, Printed Papers, Placards, etc. - Correspondence, Addresses, etc. 1831-1833.
    • 1831, October - 1833, July

Reel 48:

  • National Political Union, etc. Minutes and Accounts. - Cuttings from Papers, Printed Papers, Placards, etc. - Correspondence, Addresses, etc. 1831-1833.
    • Sundry Bills, Cuttings, Minutes, etc.

Reel 49:

  • Newspapers. Specimens of Unstamped Illegal Newspapers. 1831-1836.
  • Charter and Chartists. January 1839 - March 1840.

Reel 50:

  • Times, The. Cuttings. State of the Continent, etc. 1853.
  • Political Economy. Population. 1805.
  • Times, The. Cuttings. State of the Continent, etc. 1853.

Reel 51:

  • Newspapers. Specimens. 1770-1837.
  • George IV, King. Coronation of George IV. Funeral of Queen Caroline. 1820, 1821.
    • 1820, December - 1821, July

Reel 52:

  • George IV, King. Coronation of George IV. Funeral of Queen Caroline. 1821.
    • 1821, July - December
  • Ireland. Peerage Reform. - History. - Politics. 1817-1823 and 1832-1836.

Reel 65:

  • Papers. Relating to Corn, Wheat, Flour, Bread, etc. Printed by Order of the House of Commons. 1758-1821.
  • Papers. Relating to Corn, Wheat, Flour, etc. Printed by Order of the Two Houses of Parliament. 1758-1821.

Reel 66:

  • Papers. Relating to Corn, Flour, etc. Printed by Order of the Two Houses of Parliament. 1758-1821.

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