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Slide set: The oiled feather (story: York & Son, 12 slides, in/before 1888)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1**
Slide 2**
Polished Sam
Slide 3**
Sam oils the door lock
Slide 4**
Rusty Joe
Slide 5**
Rusty Joe pulling on his boots
Slide 6**
Joe's waggon breaks down
Slide 7**
Sam and Biddy McGrath
Slide 8**
Mrs Jullup and Mrs Dusher
Slide 9**
Sam helps Joe
Slide 10**
Polly welcomes her master
Slide 11**
The parson counsels Joe
Slide 12**
Joe and his wife hang up the oiled feather
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Other related organisations

in stock of UK Band of Hope Union, 1891

in stock of Wrench & Son, 1898

in stock of Church Army, 1913 (item ref. LM 200)

in stock of Ivens & Co., 1913

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

P.B. Power, The oiled feather (London: S.P.C.K., n.d.)

Related slide set

see generic title The oiled feather (generic set title – 3 different versions are known)


12 slides known to exist in private collection

12 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3004112

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 18 May 2024

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