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Slide set: [Miscellaneous and unidentified slides by Newton & Co.] (miscellaneous: Newton & Co., at least 60 slides, n.d.)

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Wasp nest
Dehi el Midineh Haboo
Shorthorn Bull
Wing Scales
Foot and Leg of Hive Bee
Slide 29
Green Hydra
Slide 20
Tongue of Fly
Palate of Water Snail
Slide 28
Water Flea
Sir Walter Scott
Slide 1
Her Majesty the Queen
Turkish House, Damascus
Pool of Siloam
Church of the Holy Sepulchre
[Map of Egypt and Sinai]
Saracenic Pulpit and Court, Mosque of Omar
Noah's Sacrifice
Mount Moriah
Rachael's Tomb
Garden of Gethsemane
Slide 248
Tiberias, Encampment by the Lake
Slide 23
The Jamma Masjid, Delhi
Bridge and Castle of St Angelo, Rome
Pope Blessing, St Peter's, Rome
Interior of St John Lateran Church
Interior of St Peter's, Rome
Temple of Forum
Rome from the Capitol
View -- the Arch of Severus, Rome
Appian Way, Rome
Mount of Olives
The Parthenon, Athens
Therapia, Constantinople
Temple of Jupiter
River Jordan
Mount Tabor
Theatre of Bacchus, Athens
Galeta and Pera, Constantinople
Interior of the Mosque of Omar
Plain [...]
Gate of Lions, Mycenae
Slide 684
King John
Muslim men praying on rooftop
Genii of Death, Rome
Calshot Castle
Slide 99
A Side Aisle
[Russian in Winter Dress]
Snake Charming, Tangiers
Temple on Nile Bank
Karnak, Pylons of
Shishak, Karnak
Grizzly Bear
Slide 72
A Clog Maker
Slide 99
Henry VII
Slide 85
Tommy Atkins
Slide 2
Five Recruits on Joining
Slide 3
After Four Weeks
Slide 4
After Twelve Weeks
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Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
People appearing in slides

HENRY VII, King   (1457-1509) – slide 99

JOHN, King   (1166-1216) – slide 684

SCOTT, Sir Walter  (1771-1832) – slide [11]

VICTORIA, Queen   (1819-1901) – slide 1


A holding area for 'orphan' slides awaiting identification from Newton's catalogues or other sources.


1 slide in G.H. Carpenter Collection

5 slides known to exist in private collection

39 slides in The Hive, Worcester

6 slides in Ilfracombe Museum Collection

5 slides in Manchester Geographical Society Collection

12 slides in Manchester Museum Collection

1 slide in Marshall Collection

2 slides in Royal Albert Memorial Museum Collection

2 slides known to exist in private collection

39 slides in A.H. Whinfield Collection

Lucerna ID  3007671

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 2 July 2020

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