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Slide set: Rip Van Winkle (story: York & Son, 12 slides, in/before 1887)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
Dame Van Winkle expressing her mind
Slide 2
Rip Van Winkle's perfect contentment
Slide 3
Derrick Van Bummil reading the news
Slide 4
Rip Van Winkle waiting upon the strange company
Slide 5
Rip Van Winkle after his long sleep
Slide 6
Rip Van Winkle relating his story
Slide 7
The Haunts of Rip Van Winkle
Slide 8
Sunset Rock, Catskill
Slide 9
The Catskill Water Fall
Slide 10
The Cascades of the Catskill
Slide 11
Bastion Falls, Catskill
Slide 12
Cascade Profile Rock
Other related organisations

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1887-1914 (item ref. 79)

in stock of J. Brandon Medland, 1889

in stock of UK Band of Hope Union, 1891

in stock of E.G. Wood, 1894 (item ref. 20103)

in stock of Josiah T. Chapman, 1909-1912 (item ref. 1789)

in stock of Ivens & Co., 1913

Main type of image
drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
unknown  (latest possible 1887)
Reading or song

Washington Irving, Rip Van Winkle (London: York & Son, n.d.)

Related slide set

see generic title Rip Van Winkle (generic set title – 2 different versions are known)


The Ivens catalogue describes this set as 'Seven illustrations of the Romance, and five views from nature of the Catskill Mountains, the haunts of Rip Van Winkle'.


12 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3000443

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 23 July 2017

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