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Heritage with a View - Women and the 19th Century Birmingham Economy

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The Big Peg

120 Vyse Street

Birmingham

B18 6NF

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Piercers, Press Girls and Penny Capitalists: Women and the 19th Century Birmingham Economy

Join Tom Gidlow for a talk which explores the diverse roles that women played in Birmingham and Jewellery Quarter based industries during the 1800s. Find out about where women worked and the companies they ran, wages and conditions for women at the time and the cultural attitudes to work and gender.

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