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Slide set: Little Jim, the collier boy (recitation: York & Son, 6 slides, 1885)

Known references to this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
The Cottage was a thatched one
Slide 2
With hands uplifted, see, she kneels
Slide 3
With gentle, trembling haste, she held
Slide 4
The Cottage door was opened
Slide 5
He knew that all was over
Slide 6
His quivering lips gave token
Catalogue of optical lantern slides (Bradford: Riley Brothers, 1905), 42
Lantern slide catalogue (Glasgow: J. Lizars, 1912), 43
Lijst van lantaarnplaatjes (Nijmegen and Amsterdam: Ivens & Co., c.1913), 124
Other references (2)
5 October 1885
Walter D. Welford and Henry Sturmey (compilers), The 'indispensable handbook' to the optical lantern: a complete cyclopaedia on the subject of optical lanterns, slides, and accessory apparatus (London: Iliffe & Son, 1888), 293

“A touching story, in verse, of the death of a young collier boy.”

Lucerna ID  3000546

Record created by Richard Crangle and David Francis. Last updated 7 September 2021

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