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The Sheffield mechanics' exhibition magazine
Bib ID 1976770
Format JournalJournal
Description Sheffield : Printed by A. Whitaker and Co., 1840 
17nos. ; 21 cm. 
Notes

"Published with a view to the preservation of an interesting memorial of the general features of the second exhibition, connected with the Mechanics' institution."

The exhibition was run to raise funds for the purchase of a building for the Institute. The exhibition was held in the Music Hall, Surrey Street, Sheffield (see Introduction, pp. [3]-6).

Includes biographies of those included in the exhibition as well as poems and articles by the editors and others, including Ebenezer Elliott

The exhibition closed on September 19th 1840 (see no. 16). The final part (no. 17) was published on September 26th 1840 and finished with "Parting words of the editors".

Includes an index to the whole in two columns on pp. [203]-204 and an errata list at foot of p. 204.

Life Dates No. 1 (June 6, 1840)-no. 17 (Sept. 26, 1840) 
Subjects Exhibitions -- England -- Sheffiedl.
Other authors/contributors Sheffield Mechanics' Institution

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    Call Number: RB Ec 6486
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    Items/Issues Held: No. 1 (June 6th, 1840)-no. 17 (Sept. 26th, 1840)

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