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Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland

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BORN HERE
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BELL, Henry Glassford  (1803-1874)
author of poems used with slide sets
5 November 1803
CAMPBELL, Thomas  (1777-1844)
author of poems used with slide sets
27 July 1777
GARDNER, Thomas Rankine  (c.1854- after 1901)
optician and slide dealer
c.1854
GUNN, Alexander  ( ? - before 1939)
proprietor of lantern and slide supply business
unknown
LECKIE, Joseph A.  (1866-1938)
occasional lantern operator and lecturer; member of National Society of Lanternists
24 May 1866
business proprietor and subject of lantern slides
10 May 1848
LIZARS, Miss Juliet  (1867-1942)
daughter and wife of proprietors of optical supply business
12 April 1867
MCGLENNON, Felix  (c.1856-1941)
lyricist/composer of songs used with slide sets
c.1856
WALKER, William  (c.1859-c.1937)
bookseller; proprietor of lantern and cinematograph dealers
c.1859
RESIDENTS
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Methodist clergyman; operator of slide hire and distribution business
2 Ibrox Terrace
GOODWIN, William  (fl. 1890s)
secretary of 1891 Glasgow International Photographic Exhibition
3 Lynedoch Street
occasional lantern operator and lecturer; member of National Society of Lanternists
18 Airlie Place, Kenmure, Pollokshields
JAMES, J.  (fl. 1890s)
occasional lantern operator and lecturer; member of National Society of Lanternists
20 Queen's Crescent, New Cathcart
LITHGOW, Reverend R.M.  (fl. 1890s)
occasional lantern lecturer; member of National Society of Lanternists
383 St George's Road
LIZARS, John  (1810-1879)
optician and proprietor of optical business
91 North Hanover Street
1858-1867
141 George Street
1868-1871
1 Cathcart Place, Sauchiehall Street
3 Sauchiehall Street
1877-1879
M'ROSTIE, P.T.  (1870-1933)
officer of evangelical religious organisation; manager of slide hire business
242 Whitehill Street, Dennistoun
1920-1929
997 Cathcart Road
1929-1930
17 Leslie Street
1931-1933
MARTIN, W.  (fl. 1890s)
occasional lantern lecturer; member of National Society of Lanternists
40 Sardinia Terrace, Hillhead
MCAULEY, William  (fl. 1890s)
occasional lantern operator; member of National Society of Lanternists
82 London Street
MUIR, William C.  (fl. 1930s-70s)
owner/proprietor of slide hire business
3 Moore Drive, Bearsden
RUSSELL, David  (fl. 1890s)
occasional lantern lecturer; member of National Society of Lanternists
111 John Knox Street
TROTTER, John  (1862-1940)
proprietor of lantern manufacturing and supply business
32 Minerva Street
1887-1889
12 Corunna Street
1890-1891
246 Bath Street
1893-1895
11 Woodlands, Langside
1896-1905
Gladney, Merrylee Road, Newlands
1906-1909
DIED HERE
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Date of death
LIZARS, John  (1810-1879)
optician and proprietor of optical business
25 November 1879
MACRAE, Reverend David  (1837-1907)
author of stories used with slide sets
16 May 1907
SHANKS, George F.S.  (1862-1945)
author of poems used with slide sets
24 August 1945
TROTTER, John  (1862-1940)
proprietor of lantern manufacturing and supply business
13 March 1940
Lucerna ID 1503790

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 20 February 2011

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