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Slide set: The dogs and monks of St Bernard: [standard size] (lecture: Theobald & Co., 12 slides, in/before 1893)

Known references to this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
Title and picture -- Dogs and Monks of St Bernard
Slide 2**
View of the Monastery by night
Slide 3
Tourist party descending with guide
Slide 4
Room in which frozen bodies are kept
Slide 5**
An avalanche destroying the Hospice
Slide 6**
Monks and dogs setting out at night on search
Slide 7**
Dog discovers child and licks it
Slide 8**
Child on dog's back carried over the snow
Slide 9
Arrival of dog with child at Monastery
Slide 10**
Monks and dogs searching for traveller
Slide 11**
Trying to restore animation in woman
Slide 12**
Mother and son restored in the monastery
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Lucerna ID  3005013

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 2 January 2019

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