Magic Lantern Slide: Hymn words - Guard the Bible well

This slide contains the first two verses and the chorus from the Christian hymn ‘Guard the Bible well’ which was written by Thomas McDougall in the 1870s. It is part of a private collection of magic lantern slides donated to the museum in 1981, many of which contain Christian messages or images.
Accession Loan No.
Collection Class
Social and industrial history
Common Name
Magic Lantern Slide: Hymn words - Guard the Bible well
Simple Name
Full Name
Lantern Slide: Guard the Bible well
whole width 83 mm; whole H 83 mm; whole TH 2.5 mm
Period Classification
Victorian (1837-1901); Edwardian (1901-1914)
Production Area Region
Production Continent
Family Group

glass; paper; photographic emulsion

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