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The London Institution, Moorfields, London. Engraving.

Date
1 May 1818
Reference
26306i
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Description

The London Institution was founded in 1806. At first meetings were in a house, then a building was erected in Moorfields in 1819 at the behest of a number of charitable subscribers. As well as a fine library, the building housed a lecture room, used for scientific demonstrations. The Institution was demolished in 1936

Publication/Creation

London (Finsbury Place) : T. Lester, 1 May 1818.

Physical description

1 print : engraving ; image 6.2 x 9.3 cm

Lettering

The London Institution.

References note

B. Adams, London illustrated, London, 1983

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 26306i

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Languages

  • English


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