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Hymns in large type [W. Butcher]

General description of this series
Notes

A series of at least 90 sets of hymn slides, typically 2-6 slides per set, produced before around 1910.

The slides show typeset lyrics superimposed on a monochrome drawing of a generic landscape or sea scene, sometimes with musical notation ('mf', 'f', 'p' etc.) to indicate the loudness for singing.

Related organisation

manufacturer: W. Butcher & Sons

Catalogue entry
c.1910
'Primus' lantern slides (London: W. Butcher & Sons, c.1910), 1130-1131

“Having one, two or three verses on each Slide; with small landscape or sea view.”

Lucerna ID 187

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 22 February 2021

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