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Slide set: The child: what will he become? (recitation: manufacturer unknown, 10 slides, in/before 1893)

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

no image available
Slide 2
Slide 3

no image available
Slide 4
Slide 5
Idleness and drunkenness
Slide 6
Honourable success
Slide 7
Vice and misery
Slide 8
Honoured age
Slide 9
Slide 10

no image available

in stock of Onward Publishing Office, 1893

in stock of North of England Temperance League, 1906 (item ref. 352)

in stock of Church Army, 1913-1920 (item ref. LM 146)

Main type of image
drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
unknown  (latest possible 1893)
Reading or song

The images are credited to Cassell's Popular Educator.


7 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3004131

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 16 March 2024

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