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Andrew Ure, famous advocate of the factory system, dies in London

01/02/1857

Andrew Ure, a doctor and chemist famous for his early advocacy of the factory system and his influential 1835 book The Philosophy of Manufactures, dies in London aged seventy-eight. (By John Osborne)

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The American Almanac and Repository of Useful Knowledge for the Year 1858 (Boston: Crosby, Nichols, and Company, 1857), 364.

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