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Giuseppe Garibaldi arrives in England for a month long visit

Giuseppe Garibaldi, detail
Guiseppe Garibaldi arrived in England at Southampton for what was to become a twenty-five day stay in the country.  He was feted with huge crowds and entertained by aristocracy and dignitaries, as well as delegations of working men, wherever he went.  He spend two weeks in London, and on his last night there had a long private conversation with the Prince of Wales.  He left by yacht for Italy on April 28, 1864 after a remarkable visit.  (By John Osborne) 
Source Citation: 
Chronicle, The Annual Register or a View of the History and Politics of the Year 1864 (London: F. & J. Rivington, 1865), 44-58. 


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