Thomas Cooper in Gainsborough - 1814

from The Life of Thomas Cooper, Written by Himself, page 23:

Talking again of the [Napoleonic] War, reminds one, naturally, that it was followed by the Peace.  The Peace of 1814—“the General Peace,” as it was emphatically called,—was celebrated in ambitious style at Gainsborough.  There was a general holiday; and there was a grand emblematical procession.…   more >>

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Thomas Cooper, The Life of Thomas Cooper, Written by Himself (London, 1873), p. 23. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1659521369874 accessed: 8 December, 2022

location of experience: Gainsborough

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Thomas Cooper
Author, itinerant preacher, journalist, lecturer […]
1805-1892

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Church anthems

Experience Information

Date/Time 1814
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, outdoors, in public

Originally submitted by lcc5 on Wed, 03 Aug 2022 11:09:30 +0100
Approved on Thu, 18 Aug 2022 11:20:07 +0100