British Publicised Petitions and Replies, 1721 - 1776. Supplemental Data for Dissertation 'Voice of the People or Raving of the Rabble? Petitions and Disputes on Political Representation in Britain, 1721 - 1776' (Appendix 1 & 2)


Haaparinne, Zachris (2021). British Publicised Petitions and Replies, 1721 - 1776. Supplemental Data for Dissertation 'Voice of the People or Raving of the Rabble? Petitions and Disputes on Political Representation in Britain, 1721 - 1776' (Appendix 1 & 2). V. 7.6.2021. https://doi.org/10.17011/jyx/dataset/76300.


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  • Contact person (yes/no): Yes

All authors: Haaparinne, Zachris

Funders: Finnish Cultural Foundation; Department of History and Ethnology; Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences; Ellen and Artturi Nyyssönen Foundation

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Availability and identifiers

Availability: Direct download

Publication year: 2021

Persistent identifiers of the dataset: URN:NBN:fi:jyu-202106073516;10.17011/jyx/dataset/76300

URN-identifier in JYX: http://urn.fi/URN:NBN:fi:jyu-202106073516

DOI-identifier in JYX: https://doi.org/10.17011/jyx/dataset/76300


Description of the dataset

Description: The database contains information on 464 publicised British petitions (including petitions to parliament, instructions to members of parliament, and addresses to the Throne) and 65 replies, submitted in 1721 - 1776.
Appendix 1 contains following information per petition: Year, location, subject, petitioners, receiver, replies, verbs defining petitioners' expectations, volume of published copies and sources.
Appendix 2 contains following information per reply: Year, location, replier, position of the replier, recipient, position of the recipient, number of copies and sources.

Language: English

Free keywords: petitions; addresses; instructions; parliament; eighteenth century; Britain

Keywords (YSO): representation (mental objects); parliaments; history

Fields of science: 615 History and Archaeology

Do you deal with data concerning special personal groups in your research?: No


Last updated on 2021-08-06 at 12:49