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Slide set: Round the world in a yacht (lecture: York & Son, 45 slides, 1878-1887)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
The 'Sunbeam'
Slide 2
The deck
Slide 3
Deck boudoir
Slide 4
The nursery
Slide 5
State room
Slide 6
Dining saloon
Slide 7
Canary Islands
Slide 8
Tarafal Bay
Slide 9
Crossing the Line
Slide 10
Rio de Janeiro
Slide 11
Buenos Ayres
Slide 12
Lassoing wild horses
Slide 13
A ship on fire
Slide 14
Rescued sailors
Slide 15
Cape Forward
Slide 16
Bartering with Fuegians
Slide 17
Unfit Bay
Slide 18
Ocean sport
Slide 19
Baths of Caquenes
Slide 20
The Andes
Slide 21
The children's hour
Slide 22**
Coral Islands
Slide 23
Slide 24
Slide 25
Volcano by night
Slide 26
Leap at Hillo
Slide 27
Slide 28
Amateur Navigation
Slide 29
Keeping the journal
Slide 30
Slide 31
Japan -- the Jinricksha
Slide 32
A family group
Slide 33
Slide 34
Slide 35
China, clearing the decks
Slide 36
Pearl River
Slide 37
Slide 38
Slide 39
Slide 40
Slide 41
Slide 42
Aden -- Samouli Arab
Slide 43
Red Sea
Slide 44
The track of the 'Sunbeam'
Slide 45
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Number of slides

York & Son, England

Other related organisations

in stock of R.J. Appleton & Co., , dates unknown (item ref. 22)

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1887-1914 (item ref. 52)

in stock of UK Band of Hope Union, 1891

in stock of Wrench & Son, 1892-1898

in stock of Josiah T. Chapman, 1909-1912 (item ref. 298)

in stock of J. Lizars, 1909 (item ref. 860)

in stock of Walter Tyler, 1909 (item ref. 257)

in stock of J.W. Butcher, 1913

in stock of Ivens & Co., 1913

Main type of image
drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
unknown  (earliest possible 1878, latest possible 1887)
Source of slide images

Annie Brassey, A voyage in the 'Sunbeam': our home on the ocean for eleven months (London: Longmans, Green & Co., 1878)

Readings or songs

James Comper Gray, Round the world in a yacht (London: York & Son, n.d.)

James Comper Gray, ‘Round the world in a yacht’ in Round the world in a yacht [etc.]

People involved in slide production

BINGHAM, Honourable A.Y.  (1840-1907) – creator of source image(s), slides 1, 7-45

People appearing in slides

BRASSEY, Lady Annie  (1839-1887) – slides 14, 16, 18, 21, 23, 29, 31


The voyage of the yacht Sunbeam took place between 6 July 1876 and 27 May 1877, and Lady Brassey's book was published in 1878.

Lucerna ID  3000418

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 30 April 2024

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