Person record: KRUGER, Paul  (1825-1904)

Basic biographical summary of this person
Full nameStephanus Johannes Paulus KRUGER
Gendermale
Relevance of this personpolitician and statesman, subject of lantern slides 
Main period of activityN/A
ChronologyDateAgeEvent/activity
10 October 1825born atBulhoek, Cape Province, South Africa
14 July 190478died atClarens, Vaud, Switzerland
Slide images showing this person Kruger Appealing to the Burghers -- slide 31 of <em>The Boer War of 1900: chapter IV -- Cronje and Bloemfontein</em> (lecture: W. Butcher & Sons, 8 slides, 1900) President Kruger -- slide 98 of <em>Celebrities from direct negatives</em> (portrait: York & Son, 146 slides, n.d.) 'Boer marksmen to Kruger: 'Will you have a shot at them, Uncle Paul?'' -- slide 1 of <em>[Kruger showing off his shooting skill]</em> (comic: maker unknown, at least 8 slides, <em>c.</em>1900) 'It's a long time since I tried but that's got him!' -- slide 2 of <em>[Kruger showing off his shooting skill]</em> (comic: maker unknown, at least 8 slides, <em>c.</em>1900) 'Do you like this style? -- slide 3 of <em>[Kruger showing off his shooting skill]</em> (comic: maker unknown, at least 8 slides, <em>c.</em>1900) Or this? -- slide 4 of <em>[Kruger showing off his shooting skill]</em> (comic: maker unknown, at least 8 slides, <em>c.</em>1900) 'When I was young -- -- slide 5 of <em>[Kruger showing off his shooting skill]</em> (comic: maker unknown, at least 8 slides, <em>c.</em>1900)
 We knew how to shoot -- slide 6 of <em>[Kruger showing off his shooting skill]</em> (comic: maker unknown, at least 8 slides, <em>c.</em>1900) Even do it on our heads -- slide 7 of <em>[Kruger showing off his shooting skill]</em> (comic: maker unknown, at least 8 slides, <em>c.</em>1900) With a little more practice I shall get my old form back -- slide 8 of <em>[Kruger showing off his shooting skill]</em> (comic: maker unknown, at least 8 slides, <em>c.</em>1900) Paul Kruger -- unnumbered slide from <em>[Lecture on colonial South Africa]</em> (lecture: privately assembled, 24 slides, n.d.)
Slide set references
(* = main subject of set)

* [Kruger showing off his shooting skill] (comic: maker unknown, at least 8 slides, c.1900)

* Kruger's great blunder (comic: Bamforth & Co., 4 slides, 1901)

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