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Slide, Magic Lantern
Slide, Magic Lantern
Resource Typeimage
TitleSlide, Magic Lantern
Coverage / Year1850 to 1900
DescriptionA rectangular glass slide depicting four dogs in human dress. The background is black and the dogs faces appear in roundels. The dogs are all wearing the headgear of well dressed men.
InterpretationMagic Lanterns were projectors which made a small, handpainted image project on a large screen. Shows were held in theatres; children had toy magic lanterns as well.
Lesson Plans / ThemesAmerican Communities in History; Communities and Geography; How we learn about communities; Inventions Multimedia Time Line; School Museum; Introduction of artifacts as a primary source; What's That Relic?
Learning Standards16 History; 18 Social Systems; 13 Science, Technology and Society;
Author or CreatorUnknown
Subject / KeywordsUnited States; Glass slide; Magic lantern; Lantern slide; Slide transparency; Lanterns; Entertainment; Toys; Toy
Collection PublisherEarly American Museum;
Further InformationFor any further information related to this record, please contact the Collection Publisher. See http://images.library.uiuc.edu/projects/tdc for more information about this project.
Rights Management Statementhttp://images.library.uiuc.edu/projects/tdc/conditions.htm
Resource Identifier1968.001.1312f
CONTENTdm file name39037192422004_68.1.1312f.jpg
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