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Slide set: The elephant's revenge (recitation: York & Son, 12 slides, in/before 1887)

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Descriptive data for this set
Number of slides
12
Manufacturer

York & Son, England

Other related organisations

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1887-1914 (item ref. 135)

in stock of J. Brandon Medland, 1889

in stock of UK Band of Hope Union, 1891

in stock of UK Band of Hope Union, 1891

in stock of Wrench & Son, 1892

in stock of E.G. Wood, 1894 (item ref. 1770)

in stock of J. Lizars, 1909 (item ref. 55)

in stock of J.W. Butcher, 1913

in stock of Ivens & Co., 1913

Main type of image
drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
recitation
Date of first manufacture
unknown  (latest possible 1887)
Source of slide images

Wilhelm Busch, Die Rache des Elephanten (Munich: 1863)

Reading or song

‘The elephant's revenge’ in several compilations

Related slide set

see generic title The elephant's revenge (generic set title)

Notes
Titled The elephant in the Ivens slide catalogue and The elephant and nigger in the Lizars catalogue.
Subject keywords
Lucerna ID  3000478

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 8 February 2020

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