Merkelbach Prijscourant No. 1 c. 1909

1909

Title:
Merkelbach Prijscourant No. 1 c. 1909
Date:
1909
Author:
Merkelbach & Co.
Publisher:
Amsterdam: Merkelbach & Co.
Language:
dut
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:
Dating based on type of kinematagraph in illustration and first known use of address. The 'Prijscourant No. 1' offers several magic lanterns ('sciopticons'), kinematographs and light sources. Almost all items are illustrated. Accessories contain objectives, mechanical lantern slides, colours, storage boxes and films for children. Pages 28-51 offer different optical devices (camera obscura, binoculars, microscopes) as well as miniature steam engines of various types and mechanical toys. Merkelbach& Co. was one of the largest suppliers of visual material for education and entertainment in the Netherlands. To learn more about the slide production of Merkelbach and Co, visit the Lucerna Magic Lantern Web Resource http://slides.uni-trier.de/organisation/index.php?id=1001418