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Slide set: India (lecture: York & Son, 50-56 slides, in/before 1875)

Known references to this set (listed below slide images)
Introduction -- Map of India
Slide 1**
Glaciers at Panjturni, near Ummernath, Cashmere
Slide 2
The Cave of Ummernath
Slide 3
Coolies crossing a Bridge of Frozen Snow
Slide 4
View between Sonamurg and Baltal, Cashmere
Slide 5
Cascades below Sonamurg, Cashmere
Slide 6
Coolies crossing a Rustic Bridge, Cashmere
Slide 7
Rope Bridge, Scinde Valley, Cashmere
Slide 8
The Visitors' Bungalows up the Jhelum, Cashmere
Slide 9
Ancient Temple, built B.C.
Slide 10
Ancient Temple at Pandretton
Slide 11
Foliage on the Apple Tree Canal, Cashmere
Slide 12
Chunar Trees in the Shalimar Gardens, Cashmere
Slide 13
Marble Pavilion in Shalimar Gardens
Slide 14
Zainul's Tomb
Slide 15
The River Jhelum, opposite the Maharajah's Palace, Sreenugger
Slide 16
Bridge of Shops, Sreenugger, Cashmere
Slide 17
The Maharajah's Palace, Sreenugger
Slide 18
State Barge on the Apple Tree Canal
Slide 19
Group of Cashmere Boatmen and Women
Slide 20
Group of Cashmere Musicians, etc.
Slide 21
Ruins of Marttand (general view)
Slide 22
Lahore Railway Station
Slide 23
Large Mosque, near Runjeet Sing's Tomb, Lahore
Slide 24**
Marble Pavilion in the Fort Gardens, Lahore
Slide 25
Runjeet Sing's Tomb, Lahore
Slide 26
Jehangir's Tomb, Shadra Gardens, Lahore
Slide 27
Tank and Pavilion in Shalimar Gardens, Lahore
Slide 28
Umritsur, showing portion of Tank
Slide 29

no image available
Slide 30**
Golden Temple
Slide 31
The Barracks, Murree
Slide 31a
View of the Bazaar from the Barracks, Murree
Slide 32
Temple at Kurterpoor
Slide 32a

no image available
Slide 33
Sutlej Bridge, Delhi Railway
Slide 34
The City of Delhi from Jumma Musjied
Slide 35**
The Chandni Chowk, principal street of Delhi
Slide 36
Delhi Gate of the Fort
Slide 37

no image available
Slide 38**
The Jumma Musjied, or Great Mosque, Delhi
Slide 39
The Cashmere Gate, Delhi
Slide 39a
Inside of Gate
Slide 40
Sufter Jung's Tomb
Slide 41
The Kootub Minar
Slide 42
Altomsh's Tomb, Kootub
Slide 43
Large Arch and Iron Pillar, near the Kootub Minar
Slide 44
Diving Well at the Kootub
Slide 45
Agra -- The Palace of Akbar Khan
Slide 46**
The Taj Mahal, near Agra
Slide 46a**
The Taj Mahal, near Agra
Slide 47
Tomb of Prince Etmad Dowlah, Agra
Slide 48**
Cawnpore -- Distant View of the Memorial Well
Slide 48a**
Cawnpore -- Interior View of Memorial Well
Slide 49
Cawnpore -- Suttee Chowra Ghat -- Scene of Massacre
Slide 50**
Bithoor -- View on the River Ganges (Nana Sahib's Home)
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Other references (2)
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), 253

“Cashmere, Coolies crossing Bridge, State Barge, Boatmen and Women, Lahore Railway Station, Umritsur (2), Muree (2), Delhi (9), Cawnpore, etc., etc.”

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), 253

“This is a set taken from the larger series of Indian views. It includes the Rope Bridge in Scindi Valley, Cashmere, an Ancient Temple, the Maharajah's Palace, Lahore Railway Station, the Golden Temple, Suttee Chowra Ghat, etc.”

Lucerna ID  3000669

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 16 August 2021

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