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Slide set: Greedy Sammy (story: Bamforth & Co., 12 slides, 1894)

Descriptive data for this set
Other related organisations

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1894-1914 (item ref. 725)

in stock of Wrench & Son, 1898

in stock of J. Lizars, 1909 (item ref. 326)

in stock of Walter Tyler, 1909 (item ref. 1158)

Main type of image
drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
Reading or song

Robert Craven, ‘Greedy Sammy’ in Short lantern readings 18 (1894)

People involved in slide production

WEEKS, Frank F.  (1845-1914) – creator of source image(s), all 12 slides


Weeks is identified as the creator of the source images because his 'FFW' monogram (with the date '94') can be seen on the mount of slides from this set known to exist in a private collection. Many thanks to Derek Adams and Lester Smith for this information.

Lucerna ID  3001034

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 21 May 2024

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