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Slide set: Adventures of Mr Snapshot (recitation: York & Son, 13 slides, 1893)

Known references to this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
He takes -- a Camera as a Wedding Present
Slide 2
He takes -- a Young Lady
Slide 3
He takes -- an Old Lady
Slide 4
He takes -- Angelina --  and takes -- the Clergyman
Slide 5
He takes -- a Portrait -- Train takes its Departure
Slide 6
He takes -- a Nap
Slide 7
He takes -- an Outside View
Slide 8
He takes -- an Inside View
Slide 9
He takes -- a Ride -- and the Driver takes his hook!
Slide 10
He takes -- on a Boxing Kangaroo
Slide 11
He takes -- a (Russian) Native
Slide 12
He takes -- Himself and his Negatives -- Home
Slide 13
He takes -- to Developing
Advertised in
November 1893
Catalogue entries (2)
Catalogue of optical lantern slides (Bradford: Riley Brothers, 1905), 130
Lijst van lantaarnplaatjes (Nijmegen and Amsterdam: Ivens & Co., c.1913), 159
Lucerna ID  3000977

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 2 September 2018

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