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Victorian Turkish Baths

Turkish baths were introduced to Britain by David Urquhart, diplomat and sometime Member of Parliament for Stafford, who for political and personal reasons wished to popularize Turkish culture. In 1850 …

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Joseph Salter

Joseph Salter was born about 1821 and was a missionary for over 40 years with the London City Mission. Salter was the first and resident missionary at the Strangers’ Home …

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