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Slide set: Stanley in Africa (lecture: York & Son, 29 slides, 1878-1888)

Known references to this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
Stanley in Africa
Slide 2

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Slide 3

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Slide 4
Cameron's route
Slide 5
The Lady Alice
Slide 6

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Slide 7

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Slide 8
Reception of Mtesa's body guard and Prime Ministers and Chiefs
Slide 9

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Slide 10

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Slide 11
The dash across Unyoro
Slide 12

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Slide 13

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Slide 14
Setting out from M'Schazy River
Slide 15
Kisuna Waterfall
Slide 16

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Slide 17

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Slide 18

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Slide 19

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Slide 20

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Slide 21**
The great Battle of Aruwimi
Slide 22
Shooting Rapids on the Congo
Slide 23**
Cutting a passage for Canoes
Slide 24
Hauling Canoes up hill
Slide 25
Stanley and some of his followers on board H.M.S. Industry
Slide 26

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Slide 27
Distinguished Members of the Expedition
Slide 28**
Portrait of Stanley from life
Slide 29
Group of Stanley and followers from life
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Other reference
Walter D. Welford and Henry Sturmey (compilers), The 'indispensable handbook' to the optical lantern: a complete cyclopaedia on the subject of optical lanterns, slides, and accessory apparatus (London: Iliffe & Son, 1888), 251

“We here find maps, illustrations of work with boats and canoes, pictures of battles, portraits of Stanley and other distinguished members of the expedition, an encampment in Cannibal land, etc.”

Lucerna ID  3000501

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 30 April 2024

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