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Sitting of London County Council

Slide 67 of The life and duties of the citizen (lecture: Riley Brothers, 120 slides, 1899)

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Type of image
drawing / painting / print
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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GLADSTONE, W.E., M.P.  (1809-1898)

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same image as slide 114 of The life and duties of the citizen (lecture: Riley Brothers, 120 slides, 1899)


Despite the title, the illustrated example of this slide clearly shows a sitting of the House of Commons rather than the London County Council, with W.E. Gladstone speaking from the Government side of the House.


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Lucerna ID  5164086

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