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Slide set: The dear little shamrock (song: Bamforth & Co., 7 slides, 1903)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
Introduction, with title
Slide 2
There's a dear little plant that grows in our Isle
Slide 3
It shines thro' the bog, thro' the brake, thro the mireland
Slide 4
Fresh and fair as the daughter of Erin
Slide 5
In each climate they appear in the dear little Shamrock
Slide 6
We together should toil and ourselves by ourselves be befriended
Slide 7
The dear little, sweet little Shamrock of Ireland
Other related organisation

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1903-1914 (item ref. 1345)

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

William Jackson, Andrew Cherry, The dear little shamrock (Irish ballad) (London: John Blockley, c.1870)

Related slide sets

see generic title The dear little shamrock (generic set title – 3 different versions are known)

reissued as The dear little shamrock: new series (song: Bamforth & Co., 14 slides, 1911)


7 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3001612

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 23 November 2016

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