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Slide set: She wore a wreath of roses: new series (song: Bamforth & Co., 7 slides, 1905)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1**
Intro, with Title
Slide 2
She wore a wreath of roses the night that first we met
Slide 3
I saw her but a moment, yet methinks I see her now
Slide 4
A wreath of orange blossoms when next we met she wore
Slide 5
Standing by her side was one who strove, and not in vain
Slide 6
Once again I see that brow, no bridal wreath was there
Slide 7
She weeps in silent solitude, and there is no one near
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
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in stock of WMSSD, dates unknown

Main type of image
life model
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
Person linked to this set

model: HINCHLIFFE, Miss Hannah  (1887- ? ) – slides 2-7, as the young woman

Reading or song

Thomas Haynes Bayley and Joseph P. Knight, ‘She wore a wreath of roses’ in several compilations

Related slide set

reissue of She wore a wreath of roses (song: Bamforth & Co., 3 slides, 1896)


1 slide known to exist in private collection

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

Lucerna ID  3002652

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 23 November 2016

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