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Slide set: Eileen Alannah (song: Bamforth & Co., 10 slides, 1903)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
Introduction, with Title
Slide 2
Light of my soul and its Queen
Slide 3
Oh! darling loved one
Slide 4

no image available
Slide 5
Chorus. Soon I'll be back to the Colleen
Slide 6
The ocean's blue waters
Slide 7
That dear land of Shamrock
Slide 8
God bless you, darling
Slide 9
My heart is now bleeding
Slide 10**
Chorus, with border
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Other related organisations

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1903-1914 (item ref. 1346)

in stock of North of England Temperance League,  1906 (item ref. 643)

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

Ed. Marble and J.R. Thomas, Eileen Alannah: popular Irish ballad (London: Evans & Co., 1873)

Related slide sets

see generic title Eileen Alannah (generic set title – 2 different versions are known)

reissued as Eileen Alannah: new series (song: Bamforth & Co., 15 slides, 1907)

Dated from Riley catalogue - could be slightly earlier. Replaced in Bamforth catalogue by new version in 1907.

1 slide known to exist in private collection

9 slides in The Hecht Collection: Screen Archive South East (University of Brighton)

Lucerna ID  3001613

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 20 March 2024

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