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Slide set: Calvary (song: Bamforth & Co., 10 slides, 1899)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1**
Intro. with Title
Slide 2**
The pilgrims throng thro' the city gate
Slide 3**
They go to watch on Calvary's hill
Slide 4**
Though dark be the way, with eyes of faith
Slide 5**
They gaze on His cross above
Slide 6**
As they list to His words of love
Slide 7**
Rest, rest to the weary, peace, peace in the soul
Slide 8**
O lay down thy burden. O, come unto Me
Slide 9
They hear the voice of the King
Slide 10**
Though life may be dreary earth is not thy goal
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Other related organisations

in stock of J. Lizars, , dates unknown (item ref. 891)

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1899-1914 (item ref. 1155)

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

Henry Vaughan and ‘Paul Rodney’, Calvary (London: Enoch & Sons, 1885)

Related slide set

see generic title Calvary (generic set title – 4 different versions are known)

People appearing in slides

CHRIST, Jesus  (fl. C1st) – slides 1, 6, 8-10


10 slides known to exist in private collection

9 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3001422

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 11 March 2024

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