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Slide set: The Oberammergau Passion Play of 1910: official slides (lecture: Newton & Co., 90-97 slides, 1910)

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Catalogue of lantern slides: part I (London: Newton & Co., 1912), 79-80

“Messrs Newton & Co. have been granted by the Ober-Ammergau Community and by the Official Photographers, Messrs F. Brückman, Ltd, of Munich, the sole and exclusive right to make, sell and let on hire Lantern Slides of the Passion Play of 1910 in Great Britain and her dependencies and the United States.
All the above slides refer to the Play itself, but in the Lecture on the Play ... [slides 1a-1g] come in after No. 1 and before No. 2 to illustrate the 'Historical Introduction to the Play' more fully. They can be hired with the others without extra charge or purchased if desired for 1s. each.”

Lucerna ID  3003295

Record created by Richard Crangle and David Francis. Last updated 18 February 2013

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