Person    | Male  Born 15/3/1830  Died 4/7/1905

Elisee Reclus

Geographer, writer and anarchist. Born France. Visited Britain during 1852-7. Supported the Paris Commune of 1871. In 1872 was sentenced to perpetual banishment from France and settled in Switzerland.  The campaigns he promoted included the anti-marriage movement and naturism. Moved to Brussels when appointed chair of comparative geography at the University of Brussels, where he died.

This section lists the memorials where the subject on this page is commemorated:
Elisee Reclus

Commemorated ati

Anarchists

This art work was created by Anya Patel.

Read More

Other Subjects

Alfred Wright

Alfred Wright

A Commissioner for the 1892 Westminster Public Library.

Person, Politics & Administration

1 memorial
David Weeks

David Weeks

David Weeks is a former Conservative Leader of Westminster City Council and served on the council from 1974 to 1998. From 1977 to 1979 he was the chief whip of the council's ruling Conservative gr...

Person, Politics & Administration

2 memorials
William Henry Matthews

William Henry Matthews

J.P., Churchwarden and chairman of the St Pancras Vestry in 1897.

Person, Politics & Administration

2 memorials
Southwark Trades Council

Southwark Trades Council

From the website: "Each London borough is served by a trade union council (also known as a trades council or TUC). They are registered by the Trades Union Congress. They are organisations consistin...

Group, Community / Clubs, Politics & Administration, Social Welfare

1 memorial
John Howard

John Howard

Prime Minister of Australia.  Born Sydney, Australia.

Person, Politics & Administration, Australia

1 memorial