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Slide set: The wonderful half-crown (story: Chatham Pexton, 13 slides, 1893)

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

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Slide 2
He called upon a neighbour
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

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Slide 8

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Slide 9

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Slide 10

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Slide 11

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Slide 12

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Slide 13

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Other related organisations

in stock of WMSSU, 1893

in stock of Josiah T. Chapman, 1909-1912 (item ref. 1805)

in stock of J. Lizars, 1909 (item ref. 543)

in stock of J.W. Butcher, 1913

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

The Stationer's Hall copyright record gives the owner of the images as the Wesleyan Methodist Sunday School Union, but Chatham Pexton as the 'author', i.e. producer of the images.

The J.W. Butcher and Chapman catalogues only list 13 slides, while Lizars give the total (without listing the slides) as 14.


10 slides known to exist in private collection

1 slide known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3004223

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 2 September 2015

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