Magic Lantern Slide: The Donkey and the Mill: The peasant and his donkey hasten to the mill

Description
This slide is part of the story of The Donkey and the Mill, which was an entertaining moral tale. Each of the twelve slides contains a different part of the story, and in this image the peasant is encouraging the donkey towards the windmill on the hill, carrying his sack of grain on its back.
Accession Loan No.
314/1977/32
Collection Class
Social and industrial history
Common Name
Magic Lantern Slide: The Donkey and the Mill: The peasant and his donkey hasten to the mill
Simple Name
slide
Full Name
Lantern Slide: The peasant and his donkey hasten to the mill
Dimensions
whole width 83 mm; whole H 83 mm; whole TH 2.5 mm
Production Person Surname
York & Son
Period Classification
Victorian (1837-1901)
Production Year High
1888
Production Town
London
Production Country
United Kingdom
Production Area Region
North
Production Continent
Europe
Family Group

Material
glass; paper; photographic emulsion

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