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The fascination and fame of the Gold Coast (lantern lecture, Oakham, Rutland, England, 1 November 1930)

Type of event
lantern lecture
Full title
The fascination and fame of the Gold Coast
Date
1 November 1930
Continuity
event in series
Time of day
20:00
Slide set shown at this event

The fascination and fame of the Gold Coast (lecture: privately made, 70-77 slides, in/before 1930)

People linked to event

PARKER, Major G.H., F.R.G.S., M.C.  (1883- after 1957) – lecturer

References
The Grantham Journal (25 October 1930), p. 12, col. 2

“OAKHAM SCHOOL LECTURES

LECTURES, with Lantern Slides, to the School, will be delivered this Winter, in the Victoria Hall, on the following dates: -- Nov. 1st, Nov. 15th, 1930; Feb. 28th and March 14th, 1931, at 8 p.m.

Lecturer, Nov. 1st, Major G.H. Parker, F.R.G.S. Subject 'The Fascination and Fame of the Gold Coast.'

Visitors will be admitted for a small fee.”

The Grantham Journal (25 October 1930), p. 12, col. 3

“OAKHAM SCHOOL LECTURES. -- There are to be the usual series of lectures this winter in connection with Oakham School, in the Victoria Hall, and the first takes place on Saturday evening next, November 1st. The lecturer will be Major G.H. Parker, F.R.G.S., M.C., on 'The Fascination and Fame of the Gold Coast.' Major Parker had long service with the Royal Artillery, and has many interesting things to say about the Gold Coast, in which he has travelled considerably. Visitors are admitted to the lecture for a small fee.”

Lucerna ID 7006400

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 September 2017

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