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Cotton Famine: Friends of Blackburn Museum Monthly Talk

Thursday 14th June, 2018

2pm

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Members FREE

Non Members £2

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The Friends of Blackburn Museum monthly talk

‘Cotton Famine’ a talk by Steve Irwin

Steve Irwin, the Museum’s Education Officer will give a talk on the crisis in Lancashire caused by the American Civil War.  He will look at the origins of the crisis, the impact on ordinary people and how it was managed locally.

The talk will last approximately one hour and refreshments will be served before the talk. For further information on The Friends of Blackburn Museum and Art Gallery click here.

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