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Slide set: Cleopatra's Needle: or the history of Egypt as told by its monuments (lecture: York & Son, 47 slides, in/before 1888)

Known references to this set
Lijst van lantaarnplaatjes (Nijmegen and Amsterdam: Ivens & Co., c.1913), 92
Other reference
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), 263

“The History of Egypt as told by its Monuments, the Lecture being written by Mr. H. Gore, C.E. We commence with the Pyramids, and follow with Abydos, Heliopolis, Alexandria (at one time the second city of the Roman Empire), Thebes, the Rosetta Stone, etc., etc., and terminate with the tale of Cleopatra's Needle, now standing on the Thames Embankment in London.”

Lucerna ID  3004507

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 1 December 2010

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