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London Debating Societies 1776-1799
their topics of debate, to rouse and create a paying public for such debates, ... joined it. The early topics of debate of both these groups were questions ... questions, with a sprinkling of topics...
A History of the County of Essex: Volume 6
in the Marsh Street British school. 78 The lecture room which replaced the first
A History of the County of Gloucester: Volume 11, Bisley and Longtree Hundreds
in Lansdown in 1879 was also used for meetings and lectures on general topics. 86 From 1869 lectures and meetings took place at Badbrook Hall ... of that building was used for a variety of balls...
A History of the County of Stafford: Volume 7, Leek and the Moorlands
'stupendous piles . . . a sublime lecture on humility to the human mind'. 11 ... together some of the topics which are treated in detail in the articles
Historical Account of Newcastle-Upon-Tyne Including the Borough of Gateshead
and that the Rev. W. Turner, the senior secretary, be lecturer to the New Institution. ... that "the library should be no longer used as the lecture-room of the New ... secretary to the Society, to be the...
A History of the County of Warwick: Volume 7, the City of Birmingham
of topics. 52 George Birkbeck gave a course of subscription lectures ... of intellectual activity which was catered for in Birmingham by jubilee lectures ... lecturers who...
Survey of London: Volume 38, South Kensington Museums Area
and locality'. 7He planned to include a lecture theatre where heads of departments ... of Lectures', and for a central apartment containing two special displays. One ... was occupied by a circular lecture...
A History of the County of Warwick: Volume 8, the City of Coventry and Borough of Warwick
and science'. 34 As early as 1742 a lecture on the fire engine was given ... visiting lecturers to Coventry. Thus, later in 1746 a member ... lectures at the 'Mermaid' on 'the Newtonian...
A History of the County of Cambridge and the Isle of Ely: Volume 3, the City and University of Cambridge
or in modern parlance lecture rooms, for its own use at the end of the 14th ... use, though it appears to have been used for lectures as well. 34 ... buildings, which would contain, on the ground-floor, ...
A History of the County of Oxford: Volume 3, the University of Oxford
lectures and sophisms, either at Hart Hall or any other place they may ... should attend public lectures at Hart Hall, and since logic lectures profit little ... Randell rebuilt the hall, 16...