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|Manuscript Name||Glass Magic Lantern Slides Collection|
|Manuscript Number||MSS 384|
|Last Updated||June 2021|
|Location||Special Collections, UNSW Canberra|
|Abstract||22 glass magic lantern slides|
This collection of 22 glass magic lantern slides (83x83mm, 3.25x3.25 inch) contains three small sub-collections. The first series contains 5 slides of naval scenes, the second series 8 slides on the Anglo-Afghan wars, and the third series 9 slides on British history.
Access: Open Access
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Copying: Copying of material for private research and study is approved
Glass Magic Lantern Slides Collection, Special Collections, UNSW Canberra, Australian Defence Force Academy, MSS 384, Box [Number], Folder [Number].
The collection was acquired in 1985.
Glass magic lantern slides, American Civil War, Battle of Mobile, warships, battleships, World War I, Anglo-Afghan War, Afghanistan, British history, Battle of Quatre-Bras, Battle of Waterloo, Seven Years’ War, Peninsular War, Battle of Salamanca
Mohammad Yaqub Khan, 1849-1923
Sir Louis Cavagnari, 1841-1879
James Wolfe, 1727-1759
AV Box 1
22 glass magic lantern slides - Digitised images are available on request
AV1.1 – ‘Fort Fisher. Position of ships during second attack / Battle of Mobile’
AV1.2 – ‘Royal [?]’ (XX century battleship)
AV1.3 – ‘The Naval Situation […] The German Navy / The Naval Situation […] The British Navy’. Spring 1914 & Spring 1915
AV1.4 - Twentieth century battleships
AV1.5 - Naval battle (man in the water)
AV1.6 – The Ameer Yakoob Khan and Major Cavagnari signing the Treaty of Gandamak
AV1.7 – Street battle (sword & gun)
AV1.8 – ‘Interior of City of Kandahar’
AV1.9 - Landscape with caravan
AV1.10 – ‘Entrance into K[…] Parush’ (landscape with cave)
AV1.11 – ‘The Village of Urg[…]’ (landscape with cannons)
AV1.12 - Souk
AV1.13 - Three dignitaries and two armed soldiers
AV1.14 – ‘Plan of Battle of Quatre-Bras, 16th June 1815’
AV1.15 – ‘Death of General Wolff [Wolfe]’ - Painting by Benjamin West
AV1.16 – ‘Charge of the Guards at Waterloo’
AV1.17 – ‘The Battle of Salamanca, 1812’
AV1.18 – ‘Waterloo. Plan showing the Formation of the Lines at the Battle’
AV1.19 – ‘Firing 22-Ton Gun’
AV1.20 – ‘A Roman Galley’
AV1.21 – ‘Blue Jackets 4.7 Gun ready’
AV1.22 – ‘Gibraltar, from San Felipe’