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Slide set: The Californian gold nugget (story: Chatham Pexton, 24 slides, 1894)

Descriptive data for this set
Other related organisations

in stock of Chatham Pexton, 1894

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1894-1914 (item ref. 745)

in stock of E.G. Wood, 1894 (item ref. 20123)

in stock of Wrench & Son, 1898

in stock of J. Lizars, 1909 (item ref. 527)

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

Sydney Watson, The Californian gold nugget (London: W.B. Horner & Son, n.d.)

Related slide set

see generic title The Californian gold nugget (generic set title – 2 different versions are known)


The 1898 Wrench catalogue uses the title The Californian nugget.

The date and manufacturer are confirmed by the Stationer's Hall Copyright Register (COPY 1/417/669-690, 18 September 1894). The copyright owner of the images is W.B. Horner & Son, 27 Paternoster Square, London; copyright author is Chatham Pexton, 22 Gray's Inn Road, London.

Lucerna ID  3001054

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 8 May 2024

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