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Slide set: Auld Reekie: a visit to Edinburgh (lecture: G.W. Wilson, 46 slides, in/before 1890)

Known references to this set
The optical magic lantern journal: volume 2 number 17 (October 1890), viii

“Edinburgh, as seen coming in from the South, is first shown, then a number of views in the City in their topographical order going along Princess [sic] Street, then ascending to the Castle, and going down to Holyrood Palace, by way of the old High Street, and concluding by a run to Roslyn Chapel and its world-famed Pillars.”

Catalogue entries (8)
1891
1901
Catalogue of lantern slides: season 1901-2 (Dundee: Peter Feathers, 1901), 11
1905
Catalogue of optical lantern slides (Bradford: Riley Brothers, 1905), 48
1906
1909
Lantern slide catalogue (Glasgow: J. Lizars, 1909), 162
1940s
Catalogue of lantern slides for hire (London: Newton & Co., 1940s), 14

“We start along Princes Street from Holyrood and then ascend to the Castle, returning by way of the old High Street, and concluding by a run to Rosslyn Chapel, with its world-famous 'Master' and 'Prentice' Pillars.”

Lucerna ID  3000181

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 29 April 2024

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