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Rhinoceros. Rhinoceros unicornis

Slide 99 of Animals at the Zoological Gardens: photographed from life (lecture: York & Son, 215 slides, in/before 1888)

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Chetham's Library, Manchester – reproduced by permission.
Digital image copyright © 2018 Chetham's Library.

Type of image
photograph of exterior location
height 3.25 inches (8.3 cm), width 3.25 inches (8.3 cm)
(all dimensions are nominal; individual examples of this slide may have varied slightly from these values).
glass / paper
Production process
photography, on glass substrate
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Related slides

same image as slide 42 of A walk in the 'Zoo' (lecture: York & Son, 48 slides, in/before 1888)

same image as slide 44 of A day in London (lecture: York & Son, 60 slides, in/before 1888)


The example in the Chetham's Library collection has a printed label on the top edge as Slide 99, and a printed label on the mount as Slide 42.


Example in Chetham's Library, Manchester, item 40.21

Lucerna ID  5045485

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 22 August 2018

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