Search

Contact us

 

Slide sets

Slides

Other images

People

Organisations

Events

Locations

Hardware

Texts

Keywords

Collections

[Magic lantern entertainment] (lantern entertainment, Northfleet, Kent, England, 23 January 1893)

Type of event
lantern entertainment
Full title
Magic lantern entertainment
Date
23 January 1893
Slide sets shown at this event

Jessica's first prayer (generic set title – 7 different versions are known)

Mother's last words (generic set title – 11 different versions are known)

People linked to event

MITCHELL, Mr   (fl. 1890s) – lantern operator

Organisations linked to event

– organiser

Reference
‘Intelligence’ in Sunday School Chronicle

“Northfleet - Congregational Sunday School - A magic lantern entertainment took place on Monday, Jan. 23rd at the above place. Over 300 children were present, and greatly appreciated the pictures thrown on the screen. Mr. Mitchell ably manipulated the lantern and slides, whilst the superintendent (Rev. E. Bolton) read the interesting stories of 'Jessica's First Prayer', and 'Mothers Last Words'.”

Lucerna ID 7004923

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 13 October 2016

How to cite this record: all the information in Lucerna is freely available for use for any legal non-commercial purpose. If you use any of the information or any images from this page, please credit Lucerna in the following (or an equivalent) style:

  Lucerna Magic Lantern Web Resource, lucerna.exeter.ac.uk, item 7004923. Accessed 31 January 2023.

All Lucerna data is published in good faith as the latest known version of the information, but without any guarantee as to its accuracy or completeness. If you can correct or add to our information, or supply any images, please Contact us.