Slide set: The heroes of the lifeboat (lecture: Theobald & Co., 12 slides, n.d.)

Slide 1
The Launch of the Lifeboat
Slide 2
The Lifeboat amidst the Foaming Billows. A Ship in the distance
Slide 3
Lifeboat, under sail, nearing the Wreck
Slide 4**
Lifeboat going off to the Wreck
Slide 5
The Lifeboat Overturned
Slide 6
The Sole Survivor of the Wreck
Slide 7
A Ship on Fire! Lifeboat to the Rescue
Slide 8
Firing Signal Rockets. Life saving Apparatus
Slide 9
A Night on the Goodwin Sands
Slide 10
[Slide title unknown]
Slide 11
Leaving the Goodwin Sands Victorious
Slide 12
Return to Shore
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Number of slides12
ManufacturerTheobald & Co., England
Other related organisationsin stock of: C. Gray, (item ref. 36)
in stock of: E.G. Wood, 1894
in stock of: James Lancaster & Son, 1897
in stock of: George Houghton & Son, 1903 (item ref. 752)
in stock of: Houghton's Ltd, 1905 (item ref. 19)
Main type of imagedrawing / painting / print 
Main usage of setlecture 
Retail price5s. (Wood) in 1894 
Date of first manufactureunknown  (earliest possible 1887, latest possible 1894)
Reading or songThe heroes of the lifeboat in Readings in prose and verse
SeriesTheobald transfer slide sets
Collections12 slides known to exist in private collection
1 slide in Royal Albert Memorial Museum Collection
Subject keywordstransport – maritime
accidents and disasters – maritime
heroism – lifeboat rescue
Lucerna ID no. 3005018Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016

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