Magic Lantern Slide: Nest of Blackbird

Description
Alfred Rowden was a keen amateur photographer and natural historian in Exeter. He often gave talks at local field clubs, illustrated with magic lantern slides that he created or purchased from commercial manufacturers. He was especially interested in birds and photographed local specimens and their nests.
Accession Loan No.
45/1960/95/165
Collection Class
Social and industrial history
Common Name
Magic Lantern Slide: Nest of Blackbird
Simple Name
slide
Full Name
Lantern Slide: Nest of Blackbird
Dimensions
whole width 83 mm; whole H 83 mm; whole TH 2.5 mm
Production Person Surname
Rowden
Production Person Initials
A.O.
Period Classification
Inter War (1918-1939)
Production Year Low
1924
Production Year High
1941
Production Country
United Kingdom
Production Area Region
North
Production Continent
Europe
Family Group

Material
glass; paper; photographic emulsion
Inscription / Transcription
handwritten 'Z 62 Nest of Blackbird' on top edge; handwritten 'A.O. Rowden / S.C.P. Z 62' on masking strips

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