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Charles Dickens - Birth
Charles Dickens - Death
First job - labelling jars
A Christmas Carol was published. He believed helping the poor would assist breaking the cycle of poverty- he found it unjust that rich families could dine on turkey and have a merry time whilst the rich were suffering at Christmas. He believed we should all care for each other.
Christmas cards beacame a thing
New poor law - If you're poor and want help, you have to go to a workhouse to get it.
Floriography became popular - sending messages through flowers.
Many young children die due to poverty and bad living conditions
Boxing Day is made a bank holiday
Queen Victoria came to power. The Victorian era begun, an era of industrialisation. People believed in Christian morality, that you should follow the teachings of Jesus.
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