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Slide set: Ben Hur: a tale of the Christ (story: Riley Brothers, 72 slides, 1895)

Descriptive data for this set
Other related organisations

in stock of M. Brandon, dates unknown

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1895-1914 (item ref. 691)

in stock of Walter Tyler, 1909 (item ref. 1241)

in stock of Church Army, 1913 (item ref. LM 211)

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drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
People linked to this set

creator of source image(s): WEEKS, Frank F.  (1845-1914)

creator of source image(s): PRESTON, Miss Nannie  (1873-1950) – all slides from 22 onwards

Reading or song

Lew Wallace, Ben Hur: a tale of the Christ (Bradford: Riley Brothers, n.d.)

Related slide set

see also Story of the first Christmas (religious: Riley Brothers, 20 slides, 1895)

Fourteen of the slides (6-15a) also appear in the Riley set Story of the first Christmas.
Lucerna ID  3001001

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 2 January 2022

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