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Slide set: Little Jim, the collier boy (recitation: York & Son, 6 slides, 1885)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
The Cottage was a thatched one
Slide 2
With hands uplifted, see, she kneels
Slide 3
With gentle, trembling haste, she held
Slide 4
The Cottage door was opened
Slide 5
He knew that all was over
Slide 6
His quivering lips gave token
Other related organisations

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1889-1914 (item ref. 214)

in stock of UK Band of Hope Union, 1891

in stock of Wrench & Son, 1898

in stock of Peter Feathers, 1901

in stock of North of England Temperance League, 1906 (item ref. 69)

in stock of J. Lizars, 1909 (item ref. 167)

in stock of Walter Tyler, 1909 (item ref. 415)

in stock of Ivens & Co., 1913

Main type of image
life model
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
Reading or song

Edward Farmer, ‘Little Jim’ in Scott's notes by the way

Related slide sets

possibly same as Little Jim the collier boy (recitation: Newton & Co., 7 slides, in/before 1899)

see generic title Little Jim, the collier boy (generic set title – 5 different versions are known)

Dated from Stationer's Hall copyright records.

6 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3000546

Record created by Richard Crangle and David Francis. Last updated 4 May 2024

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