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Members' lantern slides, notes and records (lantern lecture, Exeter, Devon, England, 25 January 1936)

Type of event
lantern lecture
Full title
Members' lantern slides, notes and records
Date
25 January 1936
Continuity
single event
Time of day
evening
People linked to event

SOLLY, Dr R.V.  (1864-1948) – contributor

ROWLEY, F.R.  (1868-1939) – contributor

Organisations linked to event

RAMC Field Club – organiser

Reference
Proceedings of the College Field Club and Natural History Society: 1935-1936 (Exeter: University College of the South West of England, 1936), pp. 5-7

“The showing of lantern slides and specimens, and the communication of notes and records of observations formed the material of a very interesting and instructive meeting.

Dr R.V. Solly showed specimens and coloured slides of two species of Lepidoptera -- the Beautiful Underwing Moth [...] and the Copper Butterfly [...].

Mr F.R. Rowley brought a series of lantern slides showing very beautiful views of sea and sky to illustrate results obtained before the days of the colour sensitive plates now used for such subjects.

[...]”

Notes

Seven Club members contributed to this event, but only those showing lantern slides are listed here.

Lucerna ID 7006276

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 15 March 2017

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