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Person: SLIGHT, George H.  (1822-1904)

Biographical summary of this person
Full name
George Henry SLIGHT
Gender
male
Relevance of this person
contributor to OMLJ, 1889-96
Main period of activity
1880s-90s
Chronology
Date
Age
Event/activity
24 August 1822
born at
3 April 1881
58
census record
1881 Census of England and Wales, RG11/504.15.33
– occupation “Supt Engineering Work”
5 April 1891
68
census record
1891 Census of England and Wales, RG12/1334.6.5
– occupation “Superintending Engineer”
31 March 1901
78
census record
1901 Census of England and Wales, RG13/2149.42.10
– occupation “Retired Mechanical Engineer”
19 August 1904
81
died at
19 October 1904
archive entry
National Probate Calendar Index of Wills and Administrations, 1904 S-T p.113
Texts linked to this person
Articles (2)

George H. Slight, ‘Correct form of reflector’ in OMLJ 1.2 (July 1889)

George H. Slight, ‘Stereoscopic effects with the lantern’ in OMLJ 2.31 (December 1891)


Correspondence (published) (4)

George H. Slight, T.H. Holding and L. Moonen, ‘Correspondence’ in OMLJ 1.6 (November 1889)  –  'Candle power'

J.D. Fisher and George H. Slight, ‘Correspondence’ in OMLJ 3.34 (March 1892)  –  'Stereoscopic effects with the optical lantern'

Abraham Kershaw, Photographic Times Publishing Association, ‘How is it Done’, George H. Slight and H.P. Chandler, ‘Correspondence’ in OMLJ 7.81 (February 1896)  –  'Oil lights'

Herbert Newman and George H. Slight, ‘Correspondence’ in OMLJ 8.92 (January 1897)  –  'Electric light for the lantern'

Lucerna ID  6002747

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 26 April 2017

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