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The temperance movement saw the abolition of alcohol as a cure for society’s ills – and also believed it was an achievable goal.
Historical Subject | By Judith Raftery | early nineteenth century, early twentieth century, late nineteenth century, mid nineteenth century, mid twentieth century
Between 1880 and 1891 the hulk Fitzjames, colloquially known as ‘Hell afloat’, served as a Reformatory for over 100 boys aged from 8 to 16 years of age.
Historical Thing | By Nikki Sullivan | 1880s, 1890s
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