Early twentieth century lantern slides

United Kingdom, 1919

Photograph by Egmont Contreras, ACMI

Sepia coloured magic lantern slide depicting four Edwardian ladies sitting roadside. This image is dated 1919.

On display until:

ACMI: Gallery 1

10 February 2022



Maker not documented


82 x 82 x 2cm

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Early twentieth century slides


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ACMI Identifier


Curatorial section

The Story of the Moving Image → Moving Pictures → 02. Play and Illusion → MI-02-C01


glass, ink, gum arabic tape

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