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Slide set: Transvaal in war: set I (lecture: York & Son, 50 slides, 1900)

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Slide 1

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Slide 2
Mounted Outlanders going to meet Jameson
Slide 3**
Battle of Krugersdorp
Slide 4

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Slide 5
Types of Boer Military
Slide 6

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Slide 7
Slide 8
Slide 9
Boers leaving Johannesburg
Slide 10
Besieging Recruiting Station at Capetown
Slide 11
War and the Queen's Shilling
Slide 12
General White
Slide 13
General Joubert
Slide 14
Exodus of British from Johannesburg
Slide 15
Shipping Horses
Slide 16
Departure of First Army Corps
Slide 17
Writing Last Letter before Leaving
Slide 18
The last Link with Home
Slide 19
Feeding Troopers on Board
Slide 20
New South Wales Lancers
Slide 21

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Slide 22

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Slide 23
Fleet of Transports for the Cape
Slide 24

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Slide 25
Departure of Dublin Fusiliers from Maritzburg
Slide 26
Points of Interest between Glencoe and Ladysmith
Slide 27

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Slide 28
Armoured Train going into Action
Slide 29
Slide 30
The Dark Side of Victory
Slide 31
'Long Tom' on Bulwana Mountain
Slide 32
Durban Light Infantry Marching Out
Slide 33
Panorama of Battle of Elands Laagte
Slide 34
Charge of Guards at Elands Laagte
Slide 35
Final Charge
Slide 36
A well-aimed Shell
Slide 37
The Last Cartridge
Slide 38
Dispatch Runner Overtaken
Slide 39
Battle of Rietfontein
Slide 40
Storming of Grobler's Kloof
Slide 41
Nicholson's Nek
Slide 42
Col. Baden Powell's Night Reconnoitre
Slide 43
Boers Destroying Railway Track
Slide 44
Lancers Engaging a Party of Boers
Slide 45
Taking Talana Hill by the British
Slide 46
A Scene at Talana Hill after the Battle
Slide 47
Artillery Racing into Action on Pepworth Hill
Slide 48
Imperial Light Horse to the Rescue, Pepworth Hill
Slide 49
Lancers Storming a Boer Lagaar, Besters Hill
Slide 50
Royal Visit to the Hospital Ship 'Princess of Wales'
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
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in stock of Ivens & Co., 1913

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Date of first manufacture
Reading or song

John S. Bond, Transvaal in war: part 1 (London: York & Son, c.1899)

Related slide set

continued by Transvaal in war: set II (lecture: York & Son, 50 slides, 1900)

People appearing in slides

ALEXANDRA, Queen   (1844-1925) – slide 50

CHAMBERLAIN, Joseph  (1836-1914) – slide 7

EDWARD VII, King   (1841-1910) – slide 50

MILNER, Sir Alfred  (1854-1925) – slide 8

WHITE, Field Marshal Sir George, V.C.  (1835-1912) – slide 12

Slides numbered 1-50

44 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3003181

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 18 May 2012

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