Celebrating City Women | Alice Claver

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Discover the story of Alice Claver, who arrived in the City of London as a young girl in the 1400s, to begin an apprenticeship as a silkwoman. Laura Miller shares the fascinating tale of how Alice became a famous craftswoman who dressed King Henry VII for his coronation, and what she did to support young women.

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