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Slide set: The fascination and fame of the Gold Coast (lecture: privately made, 70-77 slides, in/before 1930)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
Map of the Gold Coast
Slide 1a
Map of the Gold Coast
Slide 2
Elmina
Slide 3
Cape Coast
Slide 3a
Christiansborg Castle
Slide 4
'Bush' Country
Slide 5
River Prah
Slide 6
A Native Bridge
Slide 7
Cattle in Northern Territories
Slide 8
Population Map
Slide 9
Christiansborg
Slide 10
Commendah
Slide 11
Lagoon Fishing
Slide 11a
Another Method of Fishing
Slide 12
Fishing Village
Slide 13
Drying Fish
Slide 14
Curing Fish
Slide 15
Girl Carriers
Slide 16
Bush Path
Slide 17
Native Village
Slide 18
Making a Dug-out
Slide 19
Shaping the Dug-out
Slide 20
Dug-out
Slide 21
Dug-outs
Slide 22
Fruit Carriers
Slide 23
Hammock
Slide 24
Market -- Old Coomassie
Slide 25
Native Children
Slide 26
Corn Grinding
Slide 27
Preparing Food
Slide 28
Bead Polishing
Slide 29
Chief of Yendi
Slide 30
Map of Kola and Oil Palm Districts
Slide 31
Carrying Kola
Slide 32
Oil Palm Country
Slide 33
Oil Palm Village
Slide 34
Somanyah
Slide 35
Palm Oil Barrels
Slide 36
Map -- Cocoa Area
Slide 37
Clearing for Cocoa
Slide 38
Pakro
Slide 39
Diagram of Cocoa Plantation
Slide 40
Cocoa Plantation
Slide 41
Cocoa Tree
Slide 42
Drying Cocoa
Slide 43
Cocoa at Accra Station
Slide 44
Accra Beach
Slide 45
Gold Mining
Slide 46
Map
Slide 47
Manganese
Slide 47a
Manganese
Slide 47b
Manganese
Slide 47c
Manganese
Slide 47d
Manganese
Slide 48
Nsawam Station
Slide 49
Coomassie Station
Slide 50
Loco Sheds, Coomassie
Slide 51
Map of Coomassie
Slide 52
Coomassie
Slide 53
Coomassie Fort
Slide 54
Post Office, Coomassie
Slide 55
Making a Road
Slide 56
Motor Lorry
Slide 57
Volta Ferry
Slide 58
Village and Motor
Slide 59
Accra, Panorama
Slide 60
Accra Harbour
Slide 61
Surf Boats
Slide 62
Accra Beach
Slide 63
Seccondee
Slide 64
Takoradi Harbour
Slide 65
Quarry
Slide 66
Making Breakwater
Slide 67
Making Breakwater
Slide 68
Stool Palaver, Coomassie
Slide 69
The Training Institution
Slide 70
Native Soldiers
Main type of image
photograph
Main usage of set
lecture
Date of first manufacture
unknown  (latest possible 1930)
Events where this set was shown

The fascination and fame of the Gold Coast (lantern lecture, Oakham, Rutland, England, 1 November 1930)

The fascination and fame of the Gold Coast (lantern lecture, London, England, 3 March 1931)

People involved in slide production

PARKER, Major G.H., F.R.G.S., M.C.  (1883- after 1957) – photographer, all 77 slides

Collections

77 slides in Museum of Barnstaple and North Devon, item 2017.60.12

Lucerna ID  3009459

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 September 2017

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