Magic Lantern Slide: Swans, Abbotsbury

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 recorded scenery and wildlife specimens around Devon and South West England.
Accession Loan No.
45/1960/95/288
Collection Class
Social and industrial history
Common Name
Magic Lantern Slide: Swans, Abbotsbury
Simple Name
slide
Full Name
Lantern Slide: Swans, Abbotsbury
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 Date
7/5/1930
Production Country
United Kingdom
Production Area Region
North
Production Continent
Europe
Family Group

Material
glass; paper; photographic emulsion
Inscription / Transcription
handwritten 'Z.521 [faded illegible title]' on top edge; handwritten 'Swans. Abbotsbury. My.7/30 / A.O. Rowden / P.R.L Z.521 H.Q.1' on masking strips

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