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Slide set: Roger Ploughman's excursion to London (story: Alfred Pumphrey, 12 slides, in/before 1888)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1**
Roger stops the Carriage
Slide 2**
Scene at the Station
Slide 3**
Attempt to stop the Train
Slide 4
Dining with Lord Larkish
Slide 5**
Roger with a Label
Slide 6
Roger catches a Thief
Slide 7
A Bonnet for Sairey
Slide 8
Sairey in a Carriage
Slide 9**
Roger at the Zoo
Slide 10**
The Circus
Slide 11**
Roger Performs
Slide 12**
Married to Sairey
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Other related organisations

in stock of UK Band of Hope Union, 1891

in stock of E.G. Wood, 1894 (item ref. 1378)

Main type of image
drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
unknown  (latest possible 1888)
Reading or song

‘Roger Plowman’, ‘Roger Plowman's excursion to London’ in several compilations

The Wood catalogue uses the title 'Roger's excursion to London'.
The slide titles are taken from the Wood catalogue - the actual titles on the slides may have been slightly different.

8 slides known to exist in private collection

12 slides known to exist in private collection

Subject keyword
Lucerna ID  3005591

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 5 May 2012

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