The Singer sewing machine and Thomas Hood's 'The Song of the Shirt': BBC Radio Ulster, 12 August 2020

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Description

Leon Litvack discusses the granting of the patent for the sewing machine, its connection to Thomas Hood's famous poem, and the implications for workers' rights.

Period12 Aug 2020

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Media contributions

  • TitleThe Singer sewing machine and Thomas Hood's 'The Song of the Shirt'
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletBBC Radio Ulster
    Media typeRadio
    Duration/Length/Size2 mins 30 secs
    CountryUnited Kingdom
    Date12/08/2020
    DescriptionLeon Litvack discusses the granting of the patent for the sewing machine, its connection to Thomas Hood's famous poem, and the implications for workers' rights.
    URLhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/sounds/play/p08p5grj
    PersonsLeon Litvack

Keywords

  • Hood, Thomas
  • Singer, Isaac
  • The Song of the Shirt
  • workers' rights