working: from poverty to prosperity

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‘Working’ looks at how farming, handicrafts and manufacturing have changed over time with the development of an interconnected world, modern communication and the service society. Working is more than simply earning a living, and the creativity of humankind is reflected in everything it produces. The key object in this section is a telephone switchboard, with other rooms showing work-related objects linked to the themes of peasantry, migration, education and training, communication, handicrafts and industry from the 19th through to the 21st century."
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