Ch "Let me give you a draft for Drummond's" This pic - Drafts and promissory notes, forerunners of cheques and national paper currency. Individual banks printed their own - Regency Reader
Female Friendly Society for the Relief of Poor, Infirm, Aged Widows and Single Women of Good Character Who Have Seen Better Day
Clapham Sect - Wikipedia
William Wilberforce - Wikipedia
For many, Jane Austen's novels help to define the Regency period. Writing for History Extra, Peter James Bowman explores the real routines and rituals of the wealthy Georgian families portrayed by Austen, and considers the remarkable parallels between one real-life figure and Anne Elliot, the heroine of Austen's Persuasion
Illustration from Persuasion, Taking Him From Her. This is one of my favorites, crazy kids . I don't know why those scene has never made it into any of the movie versions . It's one of my favorite moments from the whole book!