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Slide set: Two months in India with a camera (lecture: York & Son, 40 slides, 1886-1888)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
Trichinopoly Rock
Slide 2
Madura -- carvings on temple gateway
Slide 3
Tanjore -- the great Pagoda
Slide 4
Madras -- Fort St George
Slide 5
Madras -- River Cooum, with Senate house, etc.
Slide 6

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Slide 7

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Slide 8
Madras -- Hindu dancing girls
Slide 9
Madras -- Group of high-caste girls
Slide 10
Madras -- landing of cargo on beach
Slide 11
Vellore -- interior of Hindu Temple
Slide 12
Shevaroy Hills -- group of bearers on Salem Ghat
Slide 13
Shevaroy Hills -- On the Ghat-Yercaud
Slide 14**
Shevaroy Hills -- lake at Yercaud
Slide 15
Bangalore -- palace of the Maharajah of Mysore
Slide 16**
Conjeveram -- bird's-eye view of Temple
Slide 17
Conjeveram -- interior of Muntapan of Hindu Temple
Slide 18
Conjeveram -- group of Brahmins
Slide 19

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Slide 20

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Slide 21**
Gooty -- Old Rock Fort
Slide 22**
Karli Caves -- exterior and entrance
Slide 23
Ahmedabad -- Jain Temple, general view
Slide 24**
Ahmedabad -- Jain Temple, interior
Slide 25
Ahmedabad -- Jain Temple, balcony
Slide 26
Ahmedabad -- street scene in native town
Slide 27**
Ahmedabad -- Rani Sipri Mosque
Slide 28
Rajputana -- A Bhil
Slide 29
Mount Abu -- Jain Temple, interior
Slide 30
Mount Abu -- Jain Temple, Shrine
Slide 31
Mount Abu, Jain Temple, Elephants
Slide 32
Agra -- Itma-dowlah's Tomb, carved screen
Slide 33**
Delhi -- Ala-ud-din's Gateway at the Kutab
Slide 34
Delhi -- Nizam-ud-din's Tomb
Slide 35

no image available
Slide 36

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Slide 37

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Slide 38
Simla -- hill people of the Punjab
Slide 39
Hurdwar -- a native village on banks of Ganges
Slide 40

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** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Other related organisations

in stock of Morley & Cooper, dates unknown

in stock of R.J. Appleton & Co., 1888

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1888-1914 (item ref. 159)

in stock of J. Brandon Medland, 1889

in stock of UK Band of Hope Union, 1891

in stock of E.G. Wood, 1894 (item ref. 5801-5840)

in stock of Wrench & Son, 1898

in stock of Josiah T. Chapman, 1909-1912 (item ref. 219)

in stock of J. Lizars, 1909 (item ref. 1009)

in stock of Walter Tyler, 1909 (item ref. 179)

in stock of Ivens & Co., 1913

Main type of image
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
unknown  (earliest possible 1886, latest possible 1888)

The reference in The indispensable handbook... attributes this set to Appleton & Co. of Bradford, but the description given there closely matches the York set.

Lucerna ID  3000500

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 29 April 2024

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