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Slide set: Marley's ghost: a Christmas carol (story: York & Son, 24 slides, 1884)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1**
Scrooge's Office
Slide 2**
Doorway of Scrooge's House
Slide 3**
Effect. Marley's Face
Slide 4**
Scrooge's Sitting-room
Slide 5**
Effect. Marley's Ghost
Slide 6**
Scrooge's Bedroom
Slide 7**
Effect. Christmas Past
Slide 8**
The School-room
Slide 9**
Effect. Ali Baba
Slide 10**
Effect. Robinson Crusoe
Slide 11**
Fezziwig's Ball
Slide 12**
Scrooge's First Love
Slide 13**
Husband, Wife and Daughter
Slide 14**
Christmas Present
Slide 15**
Bob Cratchit's Home
Slide 16**
Miner's Cottage
Slide 17**
Nephew's House
Slide 18**
Same as 6 -- Scrooge's Bedroom
Slide 19**
Effect. Christmas Future
Slide 20**
On 'Change
Slide 21**
Marine Store Dealer's
Slide 22**
Interior of Cratchit's House
Slide 23**
The Churchyard
Slide 24**
Buying Turkey at Door
Slide 25**
Interior of Nephew's House
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Other related organisations

in stock of J. Brandon Medland, 1889

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1889-1914 (item ref. 212)

in stock of UK Band of Hope Union, 1891

in stock of E.G. Wood, 1894 (item ref. 1362)

in stock of Wrench & Son, 1898

in stock of North of England Temperance League, 1906 (item ref. 463)

in stock of Walter Tyler, 1909 (item ref. 480)

in stock of Newton & Co., 1912 (item ref. AOI)

in stock of J.W. Butcher, 1913

in stock of Church Army, 1913 (item ref. LM 134)

in stock of Ivens & Co., 1913

Main type of image
life model
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
Readings or songs
Related slide set

see generic title A Christmas carol (generic set title – 9 different versions are known)

Events where this set was shown

[Magic lantern entertainment] (lantern entertainment, Meltham Mills, Yorkshire (West Riding), England, 8 January 1890)

[Magic lantern lecture] (lantern lecture, Bristol, Gloucestershire, England, 26 December 1899)

People appearing in slides

YORK, Frederick  (1823-1903) – slide 20


The slides are numbered up to 25, and some sources give the total as 25 slides, because slide 6 is repeated as slide 18 (that slide carries both numbers).


24 slides known to exist in private collection

24 slides known to exist in private collection

Subject keywords
Lucerna ID  3000544

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 5 May 2024

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