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Life Below Stairs: Non-Existent Legal Redress

Was there legal redress for the servants of Victorian households? ¬†Although there was genuine concern for the conditions in which many of the servants operated, most claimed it was impossible to make laws to protect domestic servants. Those that were … Continue reading

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