Ref NoUC 2/4/2/1/1/2
FindingNumberUC 2/242
TitleFazeley Street Missionary's diary
Date06/12/1844 - 25/01/1855
DescriptionThe diary comprises an itinerary ofJohn Gent Brook's missionary's visits to various houses in the neighbourhood of the church, and provides a powerful account of slum life in central Birmingham during the mid-nineteenth century and the feelings of those who worked with some of Birmingham's poorest families, the condition of some of the houses and some details about the nature of assistance that was granted.
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