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Slide set: Diogenes and the boys of Corinth (recitation: Alfred Pumphrey, 7 slides, in/before 1872)

Known references to this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1**
Diogenes in his tub
Slide 2**
Diogenes found by boy
Slide 3**
Boy calls to his friend
Slide 4**
Boys squirt Diogenes through the bung hole
Slide 5**
Boys roll Diogenes down hill
Slide 6**
Boys are caught by some nails on the tub
Slide 7**
The boys are rolled flat as pancakes
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
List of popular lantern photographs (Birmingham: Alfred Pumphrey, n.d.), 11

“From Life -- in appropriate Costume.”

Catalogue of photographic transparencies for lantern slides (Birmingham: Pumphrey Brothers, 1872), 14

“From Life -- in appropriate Costume.”

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), 285

“From life models in appropriate costume.”

Lucerna ID  3005272

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 9 March 2024

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