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Slide set: The children's shepherd (song: Bamforth & Co., 8 slides, 1900)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1

no image available
Slide 2
He crept up the churchyard pathway towards the open door
Slide 3
He sank in the portal's shadow weeping upon the ground
Slide 4
The light of a thousand tapers fell bright on this sad wan face
Slide 5
'Gentle Jesus, meek and mild, look upon a little child'
Slide 6
The little child is sleeping a smile on his face so pale
Slide 7
Beyond all pain and sorrow, beyond all care and cold
Slide 8
'In the kingdom of Thy grace give this erring child a place'
Other related organisations

in stock of Church Army, , dates unknown (item ref. IS 29)

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1900-1914 (item ref. 1216)

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

Annette Hayward and C. Flavell Hayward, ‘The children's shepherd’ (London: Cary & Co., 1885)


7 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3001483

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 23 November 2016

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