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Slide set: The lighthouse keeper (story: Bamforth & Co., 18 slides, 1893)

Individual slides contained in this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
Introduction, a Lighthouse, with Title
Slide 2
'I wish you wouldn't go out to-night, father'
Slide 3
'Is there going to be a storm, father,' she asked anxiously
Slide 4**
She laid her hand beseechingly upon his arm, and he looked down upon her for a moment
Slide 5
Old Dowland sat mending nets, and Hessel sat down by his side
Slide 6
Stronger grew the temptation, and weaker the memory of his promise
Slide 7
Soon he was in his accustomed place at 'The Anchor Inn'
Slide 8
Deeper and deeper he drank of the fiery liquid
Slide 9
In the lonely lighthouse Mary sat watching the gathering storm
Slide 10
With a sinking heart she turned and closed the door
Slide 11
'Father!' she cried, 'it is quite dark, and the lamps are not lighted,' but he was too drunk to understand
Slide 12
Seizing a glass of water from the table, she held it eagerly to his lips
Slide 13
'O God! what will become of the poor men who are on the water to-night'
Slide 14
The rough wind howled round the desolate lighthouse
Slide 15
She heard footsteps outside; an awful horror held her in rigid grasp
Slide 16**
She pointed silently to the sleeping form in the armchair
Slide 17**
Roused by the noise of their entrance, Hessel rose and stood like a man in a dream
Slide 18**
One of the men drew the covering from the statuesque face
** 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
Photography
N/A
image content: slide set title | lighthouse
2
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Life model
Photography
Studio set
image content: man | girl
3
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Life model
Photography
Studio set
image content: man | girl
4
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Life model
Photography
Studio set
image content: man | girl
5
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Life model
Photography
Studio set
image content: man
6
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Life model
Photography
Studio set
image content: man
7
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Life model
Photography
Studio set
image content: man | public house / bar
8
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Life model
Photography
Studio set
image content: man | lighthouse | storm
9
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Life model
Photography
Studio set
image content: girl
10
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Life model
Photography
Studio set
image content: girl
11
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Life model
Photography
Studio set
image content: man | girl | drunkard
12
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Life model
Photography
Studio set
image content: man | girl
13
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Life model
Photography
Studio set
image content: man | girl
14
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Photograph
Photography
Studio set
image content: lighthouse | storm
15
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Life model
Photography
Studio set
image content: man | girl
16
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Life model
Photography
Studio set
image content: man | girl
17
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Life model
Photography
Studio set
image content: man | girl
18
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Life model
Photography
Studio set
image content: man | girl
Lucerna ID  3002117

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 14 September 2021

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