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Advert for the Fleet Tea, Coffee & Dining Rooms

Advert for the Fleet Tea, Coffee & Dining Rooms

Printer: Reeves, David

Medium: Print on paper

Date: 1881

Shelfmark: Evan.6779

Item number: 6779

Genre: Leaflet

The spread of tea and coffee shops in the late 19th century played an important part in encouraging women’s independence. Respectable women could visit these establishments unaccompanied for the first time. As well as tea, these coffee shops also sold nutritious and inexpensive meals.

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