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Slide set: The road to Heaven (recitation: Bamforth & Co., 6 slides, in/before 1887)

Descriptive data for this set
Other related organisations

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1887-1914 (item ref. 57)

in stock of J. Lizars, 1909 (item ref. 189)

Main type of image
life model
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
unknown  (latest possible 1887)
Readings or songs

Robert Craven, ‘The road to Heaven’ in Short lantern readings 4 (1887)

George R. Sims, ‘The road to Heaven’ in several compilations

Related slide sets

reissued as The road to Heaven (recitation: Bamforth & Co., 7-9 slides, 1891)

see generic title The road to Heaven (generic set title – 3 different versions are known)


The slide titles are from the Lizars and Riley 1891 catalogues. This is assumed to be an earlier Bamforth version that was replaced by a later set.

Subject keyword
SIMS, George R.  (1847-1922)
Lucerna ID  3005584

Record created by Richard Crangle and Lydia Jakobs. Last updated 7 July 2017

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