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Person: UNDERHILL, Henry  (1855-1920)

Biographical summary of this person
Full name
Henry Michael John UNDERHILL
Gender
male
Relevance of this person
slide painter and manufacturer
Main period of activity
N/A
Chronology
Date
Age
Event/activity
14 January 1855
born at
2 April 1871
16
census record
1871 Census of England and Wales, RG10/1437.62.1
3 April 1881
26
census record
1881 Census of England and Wales, RG11/1501.58.1
– occupation “Grocer & Provision Merchant”
5 April 1891
36
census record
1891 Census of England and Wales, RG12/1167.71.1
– occupation “Grocer”
31 March 1901
46
census record
1901 Census of England and Wales, RG13/1381.50.37
– occupation “Grocer shopkeeper”
2 April 1911
56
census record
1911 Census of England and Wales, RG14/8132.516
– occupation “Grocer”
2 October 1920
65
died at
10 January 1921
archive entry
National Probate Calendar Index of Wills and Administrations, 1921 p.136
– occupation “Grocer”
Texts linked to this person
Articles (4)

Henry Underhill, ‘Artistic lantern slides: no. 1 -- outlines, etc.’ in OMLJ 3.37 (June 1892)

Henry Underhill, ‘Artistic lantern slides: no. 2 -- painting’ in OMLJ 3.38 (July 1892)

Henry Underhill, ‘Instantaneous dissolving’ in OMLJ 3.35 (April 1892)

Henry Underhill, ‘Screens’ in OMLJ 2.30 (November 1891)


Reprint (1)

Henry Underhill, ‘Artistic lantern slides’ in NMLJ 5.3 (April 1988)

References
David Robinson, Stephen Herbert and Richard Crangle (editors), Encyclopaedia of the magic lantern (London: Magic Lantern Society, 2001), p. 314
Deborah Harlan and Megan Price, ‘Henry Underhill: entomologist, grocer, antiquarian ... and magic lantern artist’ in NMLJ 9.4 (Summer 2003)
David Henry, ‘What a long time: but then, what a nice slide!’ in NMLJ 5.3 (April 1988)
Lucerna ID  6002671

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 25 January 2016

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