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Slide set: Corporal Smart (story: J. Green & Son, 8 slides, in/before 1888)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
He meets the Donkey near the cross roads
Slide 2
Donkey, Smart and Thistle
Slide 3
The Donkey stands on his hind legs
Slide 4
A regular kicker
Slide 5


no image available
Slide 6
Still in peril
Slide 7
Astonishing attitudes
Slide 8


no image available
Other related organisations

in stock of J.H. Steward, 1888

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1893-1914 (item ref. 669)

in stock of Walter Tyler, 1909 (item ref. 1154)

Main type of image
drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
story
Date of first manufacture
unknown  (latest possible 1888)
Notes

The 1905 Riley catalogue attributes this to maker 'P' in their code system, which is otherwise taken to be J. Green & Son. However the 1888 Indispensable Handbook credits it to J.H. Steward. The 1909 Tyler catalogue credits it to their maker 'h', which is also applied to other sets believed to be by Green. 

Unless there were two separate versions of the set, it seems most likely that the set was made by Green and marketed by Steward, though this relationship could be the other way round.

Collections

6 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3000982

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 5 January 2022

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