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Slide set: The Afghan War (lecture: York & Son, 36 slides, 1880 - 1888)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
Introductory
Slide 2


no image available
Slide 3
Map of Afghanistan
Slide 4


no image available
Slide 5


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Slide 6
Group of Generals
Slide 7


no image available
Slide 8


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Slide 9


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Slide 10


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Slide 11


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Slide 12
Guns crosing Khojuk Pass
Slide 13
Conflict with Afghan Cavalry
Slide 14


no image available
Slide 15


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Slide 16


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Slide 17


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Slide 18


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Slide 19


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Slide 20


no image available
Slide 21**
City of Cabul from Citadel
Slide 22


no image available
Slide 23


no image available
Slide 24


no image available
Slide 25


no image available
Slide 26
Citadel of Herat
Slide 27


no image available
Slide 28


no image available
Slide 29
Fortress and Citadel at Ghuzni
Slide 30
Charge of Cavalry to cover retreat of Guns
Slide 31
59th Regiment storming a hill
Slide 32
Charge of Bengal Lancers
Slide 33
2nd Punjaub Cavalry in battle at Shahjui
Slide 34


no image available
Slide 35
A struggle against desperate odds
Slide 36


no image available
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Number of slides
36
Manufacturer

York & Son, England

Other related organisations

in stock of E.G. Wood, 1888-1912 (item ref. 9461-9496)

in stock of UK Band of Hope Union, 1891

in stock of Ivens & Co., 1913

Main type of image
drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
lecture
Date of first manufacture
unknown  (earliest possible 1880, latest possible 1888)
Reading or song

The Afghan War (London: York & Son, n.d.)

People appearing in slides

BIDDULPH, General Michael  (1823-1904) – slide 6

BROWNE, General Samuel  (1824-1901) – slide 6

ROBERTS, Field Marshal Frederick  (1832-1914) – slide 6

STEWART, General Donald  (1824-1900) – slide 6

Notes

The slides mainly appear to illustrate events from 1879, and are probably photographed from engravings in Illustrated London News or a similar periodical.

Collections

10 slides known to exist in private collection

4 slides in Manchester Museum Collection

Subject keywords
Lucerna ID  3004499

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016

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