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Slide set: Adventures and discoveries in central Africa: by Dr Livingstone and H.M. Stanley (lecture: Alfred Pumphrey, 48-50 slides, in/before 1888)

Descriptive data for this set
Number of slides
48 minimum, 50 maximum (original set of 48, with 2 additional slides added later)
Other related organisations

in stock of Theobald & Co., 1893

in stock of E.G. Wood, 1894 (item ref. 1240-1289)

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

The Indispensable handbook gives the number of slides as 49, but this is probably a misreading of the list of 48 titles (with two additional slides marked 'A') in the 1893 Theobald and 1894 E.G. Wood catalogues.


1 slide known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3005002

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 29 March 2023

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