Illustrated Catalogue Of Magic Lanterns

1890

Title:
Illustrated Catalogue Of Magic Lanterns
Date:
1890
Author:
McIntosh Battery and Optical Company Co.
Publisher:
Chicago, Il: McIntosh Battery and Optical Company Co.
Language:
eng
Subjects:
Lantern Slides
Collection:
Magic Lantern and Lantern Slide Catalog
Format:
Catalogs
Source:
Print
Contributor:
Private Collection
Sponsor:
A Million Pictures
Coordinator:
Media History Digital Library
Description:
Illustrated catalog of magic lanterns (sciopticons and stereopticons) and lantern slides of American producer and vendor McIntosh Battery & Optical Company in Chicago, Ills, US. Next to the apparatus, a description of its use is included in some sections, especially with respect to the working of light (Pages 1-92). Pages 93-240 are dedicated to lantern slide sets. Subjects covered by the lantern slides reach from instruction on electricity to geography, Christian religion, American History, fairy tales and more. To learn more about Magic Lanterns and Slides, visit the Lucerna Magic Lantern Web Resource at http://slides.uni-trier.de/ .