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Slide set: 'Be British': dedicated to the gallant ill-fated crew of the 'Titanic' (song: Bamforth & Co., 16 slides, 1912)

Individual slides contained in this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1**
Intro. with Title
Slide 2
What a glorious thing it is to know that the breed is just the same
Slide 3
What a glorious thing it is to know when danger's hour was nigh
Slide 4**
'Be British' was the cry as the ship went down
Slide 5**
When they know the worst, saving the women and children first
Slide 6**
'Be British' is the cry to everyone, and tho' fate has proved unkind
Slide 7**
Show that you are willing, with a penny or a shilling
Slide 8**
Thro' the years to come, inscribed in gold on history's page shall be
Slide 9**
First story of how they met their doom out on the icy sea
Slide 10**
Our children's children all will read throughout the Empire wide
Slide 11**
The grand old words in days to be will echo them with pride
Slide 12**
'Be British' was their cry as the ship went down
Slide 13**
Captain and crew when they knew the worst
Slide 14
'Be British' is the cry, tho' fate has proved unkind
Slide 15**
Show that you are willing, with a penny or a shilling
Slide 16**
Words of Chorus
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Slide title
Maker’s neg. no.
Format
Image type
Production
Background
1
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Text
Photography
N/A
image content: Text – slide set title
2
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Drawing / painting / print
Photography
N/A
3
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Drawing / painting / print
Photography
N/A
image content: Sinking of the Titanic (15 April 1912) | Natural feature – sea | Ship/boat – steam-powered vessel | Ship/boat – rowing boat | Event – shipwreck | Ship/boat – lifeboat | Ship/boat – passenger liner
4
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Drawing / painting / print
Photography
N/A
image content: Sinking of the Titanic (15 April 1912) | Natural feature – sea | Ship/boat – steam-powered vessel | Event – shipwreck | Ship/boat – passenger liner
5
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Drawing / painting / print
Photography
N/A
image content: Sinking of the Titanic (15 April 1912) | Natural feature – sea | Ship/boat – rowing boat | Event – shipwreck | Ship/boat – lifeboat
6
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Drawing / painting / print
Photography
N/A
7
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Life model
Photography
Exterior location
8
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Life model
Photography
Studio set
image content: Sinking of the Titanic (15 April 1912) | Natural feature – sea | Ship/boat – steam-powered vessel | Ship/boat – rowing boat | Event – shipwreck | Ship/boat – lifeboat | Ship/boat – passenger liner
9
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Drawing / painting / print
Photography
N/A
image content: Sinking of the Titanic (15 April 1912) | Natural feature – sea | Ship/boat – steam-powered vessel | Ship/boat – rowing boat | Event – shipwreck | Ship/boat – lifeboat | Ship/boat – passenger liner
10
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Life model
Photography
Studio set
11
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Photograph
Photography
Exterior location
image content: SMITH, Captain Edward  (1850-1912)
12
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Drawing / painting / print
Photography
N/A
image content: Sinking of the Titanic (15 April 1912) | Natural feature – sea | Ship/boat – steam-powered vessel | Ship/boat – rowing boat | Event – shipwreck | Ship/boat – lifeboat | Ship/boat – passenger liner
13
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Drawing / painting / print
Photography
N/A
image content: Sinking of the Titanic (15 April 1912) | Natural feature – sea | Ship/boat – steam-powered vessel | Ship/boat – rowing boat | Event – shipwreck | Ship/boat – lifeboat | Ship/boat – passenger liner
14
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Life model
Photography
Studio set
15
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Life model
Photography
Exterior location
16
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Text
Photography
N/A
image content: Text – song lyrics
Lucerna ID  3003632

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 23 November 2016

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