Illustrated London News. After describing all the troops and police assembled near the meeting in case of rioting, the newspaper comments “Fortunately, there was no need for their services.”. Click on image to enlarge it. 1867. Source:
Left: Police waiting in Kensington Gardens. Right: Grenadier Guards in the wood-yard of the magazine barracks.. [Click on images to enlarge them.]
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“The Reform Meeting in Hyde Park.” Illustrated London News. 50 (18 May 1867): 485-86, 492. Hathi Trust Digital Library version of a copy in the University of Michigan Library. Web. 26 December 2015.
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