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Slide set: Sweep and whitewasher (story: W. Butcher & Sons, 8 slides, 1900-1907)

Individual slides contained in this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1**
A sweep and a whitewasher were engaged in the same house to work. Before commencing, they take a drink together
Slide 2**
They separate for the purpose of ascending to their work
Slide 3**
Full of fun the sweep has temporarily retired to wait for whitewasher. Arrival of that artist on the roof
Slide 4**
Whitewasher prepares to begin work. The sweep reappears and drops some soot into the whitewash
Slide 5**
Whitewasher surprised at colour of whitewash
Slide 6**
Whitewasher discovers his tormentor. The sweep smothers him with soot and departs
Slide 7**
Whitewasher is determined to be revenged. He empties whitewash over sweep
Slide 8**
They both meet downstairs and find their appearances reversed
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Slide title
Format
Image type
Production
Background
1
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Drawing / painting / print
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image content: slide title | chimney sweep
2
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Drawing / painting / print
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N/A
image content: slide title | chimney sweep
3
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Drawing / painting / print
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image content: slide title
4
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Drawing / painting / print
Transfer
N/A
image content: slide title | chimney sweep
5
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Drawing / painting / print
Transfer
N/A
image content: slide title | chimney sweep
6
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Drawing / painting / print
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N/A
image content: slide title
7
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Drawing / painting / print
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N/A
image content: slide title
8
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Drawing / painting / print
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image content: slide title | chimney sweep
Lucerna ID  3000001

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 December 2017

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