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Slide set: Dick Whittington and his cat (story: York & Son, 8 slides, in/before 1888)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1

no image available
Slide 2

no image available
Slide 3

no image available
Slide 4
Dick on Highgate Hill hears Bow Bells
Slide 5

no image available
Slide 6
Dick receives the bags of gold for his Cat
Slide 7
Dick's introduction to the King, who knighted him
Slide 8
Dick Marries the Merchant's only Daughter
Other related organisations

in stock of James Tadman, dates unknown

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1890-1914 (item ref. 306)

in stock of UK Band of Hope Union, 1891

in stock of Wrench & Son, 1892

in stock of E.G. Wood, 1894 (item ref. 1779)

in stock of North of England Temperance League, 1906 (item ref. 87)

in stock of J. Lizars, 1909 (item ref. 21)

in stock of Ivens & Co., 1913

Main type of image
drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
unknown  (latest possible 1888)
Readings or songs

‘Dick Whittington’ in Lantern readings for the young

‘Dick Whittington and his cat’ in Fairy tales 2

Related slide set

see generic title Dick Whittington (generic set title – 9 different versions are known)


4 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3000632

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 22 June 2024

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