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Istanbul, Turkey

Details of this location
Type of location
Town, city or other settlement
41.013611, 28.955
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see record in Wikipedia
Related locations

formerly known as Constantinople, Turkey

People linked to this city

Born here:

 ABDUL HAMID II, Sultan   (1842-1918), 22 September 1842

 MEHMED V, Sultan   (1844-1918), 2 November 1844

 SIMMONDS, W.G.  (1876-1968), 3 March 1876

Died here:

 ABDUL HAMID II, Sultan   (1842-1918), 10 February 1918

 MEHMED V, Sultan   (1844-1918), 3 July 1918

Main references

Slide sets:

 The cities and towns of south-eastern Europe (lecture: manufacturer unknown, 50 slides, n.d.)

 Constantinople (lecture: York & Son, 50 slides, in/before 1909)

 Constantinople and its people (lecture: Riley Brothers, 60 slides, 1889)

 The Crescent against the Cross (lecture: Riley Brothers, 54-60 slides, 1896)

 Interesting scenes and views of Constantinople, Athens, Corfu and Jerusalem (lecture: G.M. Mason, 35 slides, n.d.)

 Konstantinopel und der Bosporus (lecture: Projektion für Alle, 24 slides, c.1910)

 Panoramic views of Constantinople (lecture: G.M. Mason, 8 slides, n.d.)


 ‘The cities and towns of south-eastern Europe’ in Lantern readings original and selected 2

 The Crescent against the Cross: Mahomet against Christ (Bradford: Riley Brothers, 1896)

Other reference

[Trip to the Near East] (set type unknown: Merkelbach, 87 slides, c.1901)

Lucerna ID 1500865

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 30 March 2023

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