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Birmingham, Warwickshire, England

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BORN HERE
Person
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Date of birth
clergyman and subject of lantern slides
14 July 1829
BENTON, G. Bernard  (1872-1959)
artist whose work was used for lantern slides
18 November 1872
BURNE-JONES, Edward  (1833-1898)
artist whose work was used for lantern slides
28 August 1833
COX, David, the elder  (1783-1859)
artist whose work was used for lantern slides
29 April 1783
physician, photographer and X-ray pioneer; contributor to OMLJ, 1893
1858
LANCASTER, James  (1818-1871)
proprietor of optical instrument making business
27 April 1818
partner in photographic supply business
9 April 1846
author of stories used with slide sets
17 March 1849
LUCAS, E.H.  (1865-1927)
actor who performed as model for slide sets
1865
LUCAS, Miss E.M.  (1897-1973)
actor who performed as model for slide sets
22 January 1897
LUCKETT, Edward  (1838- after 1901)
occasional lantern lecturer; contributor to OMLJ, 1892
1838
MORGAN, Wilford  (c.1840- ? )
composer of songs used with slide sets
c.1840
OXFORD, Edward  (1822-1900)
attempted assassin of Queen Victoria; subject of lantern slides
18 April 1822
PUMPHREY, Alfred  (1830-1913)
proprietor of slide manufacturing business
26 March 1830
composer of hymns used with slide sets
22 June 1839
author of stories and lectures used with slide sets
1 September 1872
SHARRATT, F.N.  (c.1860- after 1901)
occasional lantern lecturer
c.1860
STANTON, Harry Hand  (1843-1920)
lantern slide painter
12 October 1843
SUFFIELD, M.O.  (1838-1915)
branch manager for photographic and lantern supplier, 1892
1838
TWELLS, Henry  (1823-1900)
lyricist of hymns used with slide sets
13 March 1823
WESTLEY, William  (c.1807-1887)
partner in slide manufacturing and supply business
c.1807
RESIDENTS
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Address or location
Known date(s)
ANDERTON, John  (c.1847-1905)
contributor to OMLJ, 1894
Eagle Cliff, Strensham Hill, Moseley
ANXIOUS  [pseudonym]
contributor to OMLJ, 1891-92
Birmingham
BARCLAY, A.G.  (fl. 1890s)
occasional lantern operator and lecturer; member of National Society of Lanternists
22 Great Hampton Row
DAY, A. Godfrey  (1862-c.1953)
contributor to OMLJ, 1895
27 Barker Street, Aston
DENT, R.K.  (1851-1925)
author of lectures used with slide sets
145 Albert Road, Aston
GREEN, John  (c.1840-1926)
slide artist at Polytechnic; contributor to OMLJ, 1893
Camden Street
GREEN, Thomas  (1846- after 1881)
slide painter
Camden Street
LANCASTER, James  (1818-1871)
proprietor of optical instrument making business
5 Colmore Row
Witton Cottages, Erdington
5 Colmore Row
partner in photographic supply business
Witton Cottages, Erdington
LUCAS, E.H.  (1865-1927)
actor who performed as model for slide sets
68 Douglas Road, Handsworth
1899-1901
LUCAS, Miss E.M.  (1897-1973)
actor who performed as model for slide sets
68 Douglas Road, Handsworth
1899-1901
author of poems used with slide sets
Warwick Road, Sparkhill
1 Wilton Road, Sparkhill
1901-1926
MOSS, R.J.  (1854- after 1913)
contributor to OMLJ, 1892-1900
26 Nursery Road, Aston
65 South Road, Handsworth
1911-1913
PETTITT, G.  (fl. 1890s)
occasional lantern operator; member of National Society of Lanternists
2 Claremont Road, Sparkbrook
PLACE, John  (c.1844-1929)
proprietor of lantern manufacturing business
261 New Town Row
Lennox Street, Aston
11 George Street, Aston
46 Hunters Lane, Aston
28 Hamstead Road, Handsworth
1901-1929
PUMPHREY, Alfred  (1830-1913)
proprietor of slide manufacturing business
4 & 5 Lodge Road
44 Farm Road, Aston
5 Maple Road, Bournville
1911-1913
SAUNDERS, Alfred H.  (1863-c.1937)
lantern showman, contributor to and editor of OMLJ
109 City Road
STANTON, Harry Hand  (1843-1920)
lantern slide painter
115 Brearley Street West
65 Barker Street, Aston
1891-1911
SUFFIELD, M.O.  (1838-1915)
branch manager for photographic and lantern supplier, 1892
6 Brighton Road, Moseley
1891-1915
TYLAR, William  (c.1859-1929)
proprietor of lantern and slide supply business; contributor to OMLJ, 1892
165 Well Street
Dreadnought Works, 41 High Street, Aston
22 Westminster Road, Handsworth
1906-1911
WALLIS, Herbert G.  (fl. 1890s)
contributor to OMLJ, 1890
Birmingham
WELFORD, Walter D.  (1857-1919)
contributor to OMLJ, 1893-94
47 Hagley Road
1891-1893
author of lectures used with slide sets
268 Stratford Road, Bordesley
DIED HERE
Person
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Date of death
lyricist of hymns used with slide sets
2 July 1878
COLLINGS, Jesse, M.P.  (1831-1920)
British politician and subject of lantern slides
20 November 1920
COX, David, the elder  (1783-1859)
artist whose work was used for lantern slides
7 June 1859
DANCER, John Benjamin  (1812-1887)
proprietor of scientific instrument business
24 November 1887
physician, photographer and X-ray pioneer; contributor to OMLJ, 1893
15 August 1926
LANCASTER, James  (1818-1871)
proprietor of optical instrument making business
1871
author of poems used with slide sets
5 January 1926
NEWMAN, Cardinal John  (1801-1890)
Roman Catholic Cardinal; lyricist of hymns used with slide sets
11 August 1890
NIELD, Reverend H.M.  (1866-1952)
author of lectures used with slide sets
25 August 1952
PLACE, John  (c.1844-1929)
proprietor of lantern manufacturing business
14 February 1929
PUMPHREY, Alfred  (1830-1913)
proprietor of slide manufacturing business
14 May 1913
SUFFIELD, M.O.  (1838-1915)
branch manager for photographic and lantern supplier, 1892
15 February 1915
Lucerna ID 1503551

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