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Slide set: The Arctic Circle (lecture: Theobald & Co., 12 slides, n.d.)

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Slide 1
The First Glimpse of the Ice Fields
Slide 2
The Aurora Borealis
Slide 3
The Seal Fishery
Slide 4
An Esquimaux Encampment
Slide 5
Broken Fields of Ice
Slide 6
Encampment attacked by a number of Bears
Slide 7
Explosion in the Camp
Slide 8
Inside the tent
Slide 9**
A vessel suddenly closed in upon by ice floes
Slide 10
The first day ashore
Slide 11
Exploring the country
Slide 12
We find them in much better quarters
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Main type of image
drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
Reading or song

‘The Arctic Circle’ in Readings in prose and verse

Related slide sets

see also [Arctic views] (lecture: manufacturer unknown, 3 slides, n.d.)

see also Pole nord (lecture: manufacturer unknown, 12 slides, n.d.)

The slide titles are taken from the reading; the slides themselves do not carry any titles.

1 slide known to exist in private collection

12 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3005977

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 13 November 2023

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