Person record: SOUTHERN, John  (1875-1954)

Basic biographical summary of this person
Full nameJohn Arthur SOUTHERN
Relevance of this personoccasional lantern operator 
Main period of activityN/A

A warehouseman at a wholesale chemist's business in Sheffield, Southern owned a biunial lantern which he used for Sunday evening religious shows at a local Methodist church.

Many thanks to Janet Bates for information about John Southern, her grandfather.

date unknown memberSheffield Optical Lantern Society
21 September 1875born atSheffield, Yorkshire (West Riding), England
15 April 195478died atSheffield, Yorkshire (West Riding), England
Lucerna ID no. 6003871Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016

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