Person record: UNDERHILL, Henry  (1855-1920)

Basic biographical summary of this person
Full nameHenry Michael John UNDERHILL
Relevance of this personslide painter and manufacturer 
Main period of activityN/A
14 January 1855born atOxford, Oxfordshire, England
1871-1891resident7 High Street, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England
2 April 187116census record1871 Census of England and Wales, RG10/1437.62.1
3 April 188126census record1881 Census of England and Wales, RG11/1501.58.1
– occupation “Grocer & Provision Merchant”
5 April 189136census record1891 Census of England and Wales, RG12/1167.71.1
– occupation “Grocer”
1901resident20 Bardwell Road, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England
31 March 190146census record1901 Census of England and Wales, RG13/1381.50.37
– occupation “Grocer shopkeeper”
1911-1920resident231 Woodstock Road, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England
2 April 191156census record1911 Census of England and Wales, RG14/8132.516
– occupation “Grocer”
2 October 192065died atOxford, Oxfordshire, England
10 January 1921archive entryNational Probate Calendar Index of Wills and Administrations, 1921 p.136
– occupation “Grocer”
Texts linked to this personArticles (4)

Henry Underhill, Artistic lantern slides: no. 1 -- outlines, etc. in OMLJ 3.37 (June 1892)

Henry Underhill, Artistic lantern slides: no. 2 -- painting in OMLJ 3.38 (July 1892)

Henry Underhill, Instantaneous dissolving in OMLJ 3.35 (April 1892)

Henry Underhill, Screens in OMLJ 2.30 (November 1891)

Reprints (1)

Henry Underhill, Artistic lantern slides in NMLJ 5.3 (April 1988)

(* = main subject)

David Robinson, Stephen Herbert and Richard Crangle (editors), Encyclopaedia of the magic lantern (London: Magic Lantern Society, 2001), p. 314

* David Henry, Book review: Drakestail visits the King -- a Magic Lantern fairy tale in NMLJ 5.1 (January 1987)

* Deborah Harlan and Megan Price, Henry Underhill: entomologist, grocer, antiquarian ... and magic lantern artist in NMLJ 9.4 (Summer 2003)

David Henry, What a long time: but then, what a nice slide! in NMLJ 5.3 (April 1988)

Lucerna ID no. 6002671Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016