Birmingham Women and the Factory Acts

By Tawnni Castano de la Cuesta Introduction: Factory Acts & Women in Birmingham Birmingham, ‘The City of a Thousand Trades’, was one of the world’s first and largest industrial cities in the 19th century. Birmingham was a leading metal manufacturer, but it also manufactured jewellery, buttons, pens, guns, and toys. Despite being a large industrial … Continue reading “Birmingham Women and the Factory Acts”

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