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Slide set: A troublesome security (story: Bamforth & Co., 12-13 slides, 1880s)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1A
[Title slide]
Slide 1
The Fieldshire News Office
Slide 2**
Arrival of the Circus
Slide 3**
Securing the Security
Slide 4**
Feeding the Security
Slide 5**
A Lecture on Zoology
Slide 6**
The Bear Breaks Loose
Slide 7**
The Bear and the Editor
Slide 8**
Editor Escapes Through the Window
Slide 9**
The Fieldshire Fire Brigade
Slide 10**
The Bear Chokes Himself
Slide 11**
Removing the Security
Slide 12
Surveying the Ruins
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Other related organisations

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1887-1914 (item ref. 109)

in stock of UK Band of Hope Union, 1891

in stock of Wrench & Son, 1898

in stock of Peter Feathers, 1901

in stock of J. Lizars, 1909 (item ref. 8)

Main type of image
drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
1880s  (earliest possible 1883, latest possible 1888)
Reading or song

‘A troublesome security’ in Short lantern readings 1 (c.1887)


13 slides known to exist in private collection

10 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3000457

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 17 May 2024

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