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Slide set: Marley's ghost: a Christmas carol (story: York & Son, 24 slides, 1884)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
Scrooge's Office
Slide 2
Doorway of Scrooge's House
Slide 3
Effect. Marley's Face
Slide 4
Scrooge's Sitting-room
Slide 5
Effect. Marley's Ghost
Slide 6
Scrooge's Bedroom
Slide 7
Effect. Christmas Past
Slide 8
The School-room
Slide 9
Effect. Ali Baba
Slide 10
Effect. Robinson Crusoe
Slide 11
Fezziwig's Ball
Slide 12
Scrooge's First Love
Slide 13
Husband, Wife and Daughter
Slide 14
Christmas Present
Slide 15
Bob Cratchit's Home
Slide 16
Miner's Cottage
Slide 17
Nephew's House
Slide 18
Same as 6 -- Scrooge's Bedroom
Slide 19
Effect. Christmas Future
Slide 20
On 'Change
Slide 21
Marine Store Dealer's
Slide 22
Interior of Cratchit's House
Slide 23
The Churchyard
Slide 24
Buying Turkey at Door
Slide 25
Interior of Nephew's House
Number of slides

York & Son, England

Other related organisations

in stock of J. Brandon Medland, 1889

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1889-1914 (item ref. 212)

in stock of UK Band of Hope Union, 1891

in stock of E.G. Wood, 1894 (item ref. 1362)

in stock of Newton & Co., 1912 (item ref. AOI)

in stock of J.W. Butcher, 1913

in stock of Church Army, 1913 (item ref. LM 134)

in stock of Ivens & Co., 1913

Main type of image
life model
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
Person linked to this set

model: YORK, Frederick  (1823-1903) – slide 20, as the tall man in the centre

Readings or songs
Related slide set

see generic title A Christmas carol (generic set title)

Events where this set was shown

[Magic lantern entertainment] (lantern entertainment, Meltham Mills, Yorkshire (West Riding), England, 8 January 1890)

[Magic lantern lecture] (lantern lecture, Bristol, Gloucestershire, England, 26 December 1899)

People appearing in slides

YORK, Frederick  (1823-1903) – slide 20


The slides are numbered up to 25, and some sources give the total as 25 slides, because slide 6 is repeated as slide 18 (that slide carries both numbers).


24 slides known to exist in private collection

Subject keywords
Lucerna ID  3000544

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 24 July 2015

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