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Slide set: Dick Whittington and his cat (story: York & Son, 19-21 slides, in/before 1888)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1**
Portrait of Whittington
Slide 2
The cat
Slide 3**
Country landscape
Slide 4**
Exterior of Mr Fitzwarren's house
Slide 5**
Exterior of Mr Fitzwarren's house -- Cook appears
Slide 6**
Exterior of Mr Fitzwarren's house -- Mr Fitzwarren appears
Slide 7**
Dick's bedroom
Slide 8**
Highgate Hill
Slide 9**
Highgate Hill -- Vision of Alice
Slide 10**
Highgate Hill -- Vision of the cat
Slide 11**
Highgate Hill -- Vision of Lord Mayor
Slide 12
Dick buying the cat
Slide 13**
Interior of Mr Fitzwarren's house
Slide 14

no image available
Slide 15**
Savage banquet
Slide 16**
How puss behaved
Slide 17**
Mr Fitzwarren's counting house
Slide 18**
Marriage of Alice and Whittington
Slide 19-21

no image available
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Other related organisations

in stock of W.C. Hughes, dates unknown

in stock of H. Lewis, dates unknown

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. 1396)

in stock of Wrench & Son, 1898

in stock of Newton & Co., 1899-1912 (item ref. QA)

in stock of Walter Tyler, 1909 (item ref. 729)

in stock of J.W. Butcher, 1913

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

Dick Whittington and his cat (London: York & Son, n.d.)

Related slide set

see generic title Dick Whittington (generic set title – 9 different versions are known)


5 slides known to exist in private collection

15 slides in The Hecht Collection: Screen Archive South East (University of Brighton)

Lucerna ID  3004196

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 18 May 2024

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