Gillespie, Thomas (Chartist poet) (M)

Surname: Gillespie
Forename(s): Thomas
Nationality: Scottish.
Chartist poet and organizer. From Glasgow. Served as Secretary of the Glasgow Universal Suffrage Committee for Scotland, and was also the leader of the Glasgow Republicans and Ultra-Radicals. Biographical information: Alexander Wilson, The Chartist Movement in Scotland, Manchester University Press, 1970, p. 94. (AC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 2
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
The Proscribed 1841-11-20 The Chartist Circular Poet 130
Lucy’s Wee Cot, or the Expelled 1842-01-08 The Chartist Circular Poet 1185