Charles Dickens speaking at the Dulwich College Charity Meeting at the Adelphi Theatre, from the Illustrated London News

Description

Throughout his life Charles Dickens was involved with many charitable institutions, and often used his fame to further the causes that mattered to him. Here, he is pictured in 1856 giving a speech for Dulwich College, a school in south east London.

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Full title:
Charles Dickens speaking at the Dulwich College Charity Meeting at the Adelphi Theatre
Published:
22 March 1856, London
Format:
Newspaper / Illustration / Image
Creator:
The Illustrated London News
Copyright:
© Charles Dickens Museum
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