Magic Lantern Slide: Two Friends

Description
This photographic slide a man with a monkey sitting on his shoulder and carrying an unidentified object around his front. He may be a street-performer. The slide was part of the collection belonging to John Crabtree, but unfortunately it isn’t known what lecture topic it was used to illustrate, or where the image was taken.
Accession Loan No.
118/1934/353
Collection Class
Social and industrial history
Common Name
Magic Lantern Slide: Two Friends
Simple Name
slide
Full Name
Lantern Slide: Two Friends
Dimensions
whole width 83 mm; whole H 83 mm; whole TH 2.5 mm
Production Person Surname
Crabtree
Production Person Initials
John H.
Period Classification
Victorian (1837-1901); Edwardian (1901-1914); World War I (1914-1918)
Production Year Low
1863
Production Year High
1924
Production Country
United Kingdom
Production Area Region
North
Production Continent
Europe
Family Group

Material
glass; paper; photographic emulsion
Inscription / Transcription
handwritten 'J.H. CRABTREE' on right edge binding strip; handwritten 'Two Friends' on mount

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