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Slide set: The May queen (recitation: York & Son, 10 slides, in/before 1891)

Known references to this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
Call me early, mother dear
Slide 2**
Robin leaning on the bridge beneath the hazel tree
Slide 3
The Village Green
Slide 4
The May Queen
Slide 5**
If you're waking, call me early
Slide 6
You'll bury me beneath the hawthorn shade
Slide 7
I shall hear the bleating of the lambs
Slide 8
And that good man, the clergyman
Slide 9**
Sit beside my bed, and put your hand in mine
Slide 10
The blessed music went that way my soul will have to go
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Catalogue of lantern slides: season 1901-2 (Dundee: Peter Feathers, 1901), 34

“From Original Drawings.”

Catalogue of optical lantern slides (Bradford: Riley Brothers, 1905), 84
Lantern slide catalogue (Glasgow: J. Lizars, 1909), 158
Lijst van lantaarnplaatjes (Nijmegen and Amsterdam: Ivens & Co., c.1913), 150
Lucerna ID  3000726

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 17 May 2024

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