Manuals of the Duties of Poor Law Officers. Master and Matron of the Workhouse
Manuals of the Duties of Poor Law Officers.
Master and Matron of the Workhouse
By William Golden Lumley, Esq., LL.M Published in 1869 An invaluable look at the way the workhouse was run. Showing how masters & matrons were appointed, their duties and receipts and payments they made. This book also covers the admission of paupers, discipline and diet and punishments for misbehaviour
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