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Slide set: Take me to the land where the shamrock grows (song: Bamforth & Co., 18 slides, 1912)

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

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Slide 2
Out in the lonely backwoods a wanderer is sadly dreaming
Slide 3

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Slide 4

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Slide 5

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Slide 6

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Slide 7
The dear little Shamrock, the sweet little Shamrock
Slide 8
It brings back to mind the friends I left behind
Slide 9
Life may be full of sunshine, but long seems the day
Slide 10

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Slide 11
Take me to the land where the Shamrock grows
Slide 12
It brings back to mind the friends I left behind
Slide 13
Time cannot change the welcome that is waiting for you
Slide 14
So runs a letter from a colleen across the main
Slide 15
One day the boy discovers his request has not been in vain
Slide 16**
Take me to the land where the Shamrock grows
Slide 17

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Slide 18

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** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Main type of image
life model
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
Reading or song

Walter Tewson, Alfred Glover, Walter Tewson, The land where the shamrock grows (London: Price & Reynolds, 1908)


11 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3003604

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 23 November 2016

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