The Factory Act restricted the hours women and children could work in textile mills. No child under the age of 9 were allowed to work, and children ages 9-13 could not work longer than 9 hours per day. Children up to the age of 13 were required to receive at least two hours of schooling, six days per week.
Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
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Newspapers.com - Leicester Chronicle or Commercial and Leicestershire Mercury - 1863-07-04 - Page 3
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