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The Lucerna database currently contains records for:
- 9,166 slide sets comprising over 265,600 slides...
- ... of which 123,222 individual slides have been listed – including 27,163 with images
- 5,082 people connected with the magic lantern
- 1,657 organisations (companies, institutions and other groups) connected with the magic lantern
- 6,486 lantern-related events (shows, exhibitions, historical events etc.)
- 9,519 locations (cities and towns, villages, individual addresses)
- 161 items of lantern hardware and other artefacts
- private and public collections of magic lantern material
- 10,129 texts connected with the magic lantern
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DISCLAIMER: A small proportion of records in the Lucerna database contain words or images that may be racially or otherwise offensive. They are included here as historical reproductions from a different period with different standards, and do not indicate any support or approval of such attitudes by Lucerna or any associated institutions.
Slide showing railway train
Slide showing flying fish