What's Online: The Gin Craze: Drink, Crowds, and Talking Cats

What's Online: The Gin Craze: Drink, Crowds, and Talking Cats

This event has finished Took place on: Friday, 7th Aug 2020

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What's On-Line is a series of free, pre-recorded online talks delivered by our experts, here at The National Archives.

Online Talk

Join Emma Major to find out about the eighteenth-century gin craze. We will look at who drank gin and how, why there was a gin craze, and explore some of the extraordinary events and creations that appeared during these years. You will meet gin-dispensing cats, and Old Toms, and find out about the thoroughly disreputable supposed inventor of the first vending machine.

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2020-08-07 2020-08-07 Europe/London What's Online: The Gin Craze: Drink, Crowds, and Talking Cats Join Emma Major to find out about the eighteenth-century gin craze. https://www.ianvisits.co.uk/calendar/2020/08/07/whats-online-the-gin-craze-drink-crowds-and-talking-cats-232557 ,,,

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