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Slide set: The lifeboat (generic set title – 5 different versions are known)

This is a generic set title used to group together several different items covering the same subject.
These are mainly used in situations (e.g. catalogue references, reviews of shows etc.) where a set is referred to without making clear exactly which version is meant.

generic title for The lifeboat (lecture: 'Maker 20', 12 slides, n.d.)

generic title for The lifeboat (recitation: Newton & Co., 9 slides, in/before 1888)

generic title for The lifeboat (recitation: York & Son, 7 slides, 1886)

generic title for The lifeboat (recitation: Bamforth & Co., 20 slides, 1899)

generic title for The lifeboat (recitation: Newton & Co., 20 slides, in/before 1909)

Events where this set was shown

[Magic lantern entertainment] (lantern entertainment, Bear's Green, England, )

Lime-light entertainment (lantern entertainment, Kincardine O'Neil, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, 12 December 1890)

For generic set titles, the set shown at these events may have been any one of the related sets listed above.

Lucerna ID  3006844

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 21 February 2015

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