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Slide set: Arctic discovery and adventure (lecture: Alfred Pumphrey, 50 slides, in/before 1888)

Known references to this set
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), 259

“Gives a portrait of Sir John Franklin, and shows the opening of the cairn containing Franklin's record, and also the record of his death. We see also in this series items of interest touching the Eskimos, and we encounter bears, seals, the walrus, and Arctic dogs, whilst No. 27 gives a portrait of the devoted Lady Franklin.”

Lucerna ID  3005177

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 13 May 2012

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