Magic lantern slide (Continental Limited train, Montreal to Vancouver)

c. 1910

Photograph by Egmont Contreras, ACMI

Black and white magic lantern slide depicting a train headed from Montreal to Vancouver.


In ACMI's collection

On display until

14 February 2030

ACMI: Gallery 1



Maker not documented

Production dates
c. 1910

Appears in

Group of items

Trains and stations slides


Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier


Curatorial section

The Story of the Moving Image → Moving Pictures → MI-02. Play and Illusion → MI-02-C01 → Panel A4


80 x 80 x 2mm

Object Types

2D Object

Glass slide/Pictorial


glass, ink, gum arabic tape

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