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Slide set: Amateur photography (recitation: manufacturer unknown, 12 slides, in/before 1888)

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Slide 1

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Slide 2
'You're right!' said Bill, 'and so, dear Fred, / Let's try Photography instead'
Slide 3

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Slide 4

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Slide 5

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Slide 6
'Why not attempt a nice Cartoon / Of master's bull-dog, Jigmaroon?'
Slide 7
The dog had sprung with all his might / Upon poor Will, unlucky wight
Slide 8
Our maiden aunt, Miss Jane McCuddy / Would really make a splendid 'study'
Slide 9

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Slide 10
'Landscapes are best, by far, 'tis flat / Few can compete with us at that'
Slide 11
But, as they strove with bitter blows, / As if they had been mortal foes
Slide 12

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Number of slides

manufacturer unknown, England

Other related organisations

in stock of John Marsh, dates unknown

in stock of John Wrench, 1892

in stock of Wrench & Son, 1892

in stock of E.G. Wood, 1894 (item ref. 1821)

in stock of J. Lizars, 1909 (item ref. 668)

Main type of image
drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
unknown  (latest possible 1888)
Reading or song
The slide titles are based on the text of the reading; the slides themselves are not numbered or marked.
The Wood catalogue uses the title Amateur photography, the Lizars catalogue has The amateur photographers.

6 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3003861

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 18 May 2024

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