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Slide set: Our Father's care (recitation: G.M. Mason, 20 slides, n.d.)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1**
Poor Nelly awakes
Slide 2**
Nelly up and dressed ready to go out
Slide 3**
Nelly bids her Mother good bye
Slide 4**
She goes forth in the dark and cold
Slide 5**
Nelly Tying the Cress up in Bunches
Slide 6**
For long hours She wanders on
Slide 7**
Nelly's Mother Prays for her
Slide 8**
A Gentleman thought of his Silver and Gold
Slide 9**
Fresh Watercress, Sweet Watercresses
Slide 10**
The Gentleman came Himself to the Door
Slide 11**
Nelly at the Shop Window
Slide 12**
Nelly with her Mother at Tea
Slide 13**
Nelly does the Washing
Slide 14**
Nelly off to the Infirmary
Slide 15**
Nelly in the Infirmary
Slide 16**
A kind man takes Nelly home
Slide 17**
His good wife gives Nelly breakfast
Slide 18**
Nelly tell's her Father a Story
Slide 19**
Nelly comforts her Mother
Slide 20**
Nelly's Friend comes to their Aid
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Other related organisation

in stock of Church Army, 1913 (item ref. LM 2)

Main type of image
life model
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
Person linked to this set

model: UNIDENTIFIED LIFE MODEL 02   (fl. 1890s) – all slides except 7 and 8, as 'Nelly'

Reading or song

Mary Sewell, Our Father's care (London: Jarrold & Sons, 1861)

Related slide set

see generic title Our Father's care (generic set title – 6 different versions are known)


20 slides known to exist in private collection

20 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3003813

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 29 September 2013

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