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Slide set: The Tower of London (lecture: Sciopticon Co., 35 slides, in/before 1888)

Descriptive data for this set
Other related organisation

in stock of UK Band of Hope Union, 1891

Main type of image
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
unknown  (latest possible 1888)
Person linked to this set

photographer: KING, Horatio Nelson  (c.1830-1905)

Reading or song

Horatio Nelson King, The Tower of London: a prison, a palace, and a fortress (London: H.N. King, n.d.)

Related slide set

see generic title The Tower of London (generic set title – 4 different versions are known)

The 1888 Indispensable handbook mentions only 12 slides, but 35 are listed in the Sciopticon section of the 1891 Band of Hope catalogue. This may possibly suggest two different sets.
Subject keyword
Lucerna ID  3005673

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 31 December 2012

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