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Slide set: Life on board an ocean palace (lecture: Theobald & Co., 12 slides, 1891-1893)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
A Slight Roll
Slide 2
A Sunny Bit of the Hurricane Deck
Slide 3
Dinner under difficulties
Slide 4
Dressing for dinner
Slide 5
Off Cape Bonn
Slide 6
Sports on board deck
Slide 7
Muster on Sunday Morning
Slide 8
Church Service
Slide 9
The Music Room
Slide 10
Cricket on Deck
Slide 11
Cleaning the Deck
Slide 12
The Stokers at Work
Other related organisations

in stock of C. Gray, , dates unknown (item ref. 39)

in stock of James Lancaster & Son, 1897

Main type of image
drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
unknown  (earliest possible 1891, latest possible 1893)
Person linked to this set

creator of source image(s): LLOYD, William Whitelock  (fl. 1890s)

Source of slide images

William Whitelock Lloyd, P. & O. pencillings: sketches on board a steamer (London: P. & O. Steam Navigation Co., 1891)

Reading or song

‘Life on board an ocean palace’ in Readings in prose and verse

Related slide sets

see also Eastward bound: or life on board a P. & O. steamer (lecture: manufacturer unknown, 15 slides, in/before 1901)

continued from The overland route to India: new series (lecture: Theobald & Co., 12 slides, 1891-1893)


11 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3005023

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 29 February 2024

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