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List Of Geographical Lantern Slides

by William Morris Davis

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages20
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11933943M
ISBN 10143255302X
ISBN 109781432553029

Lantern slides come in a wide variety of shapes and sizes. From the 17th Century different manufacturers and countries engaged in fierce competition to establish their own sizes as the 'standard'. Many manufacturers also invented ingenious mechanisms to create movement or animation in . A devotee of the Magic Lantern, Charlotte Fiell has painstakingly trawled through thousands of slides to put together a collection of images that depict a pre-globalized world where regional customs and cultures were as distinctive as they were diverse, while the renowned geographical historian, James Ryan has assessed their cultural.

ELEMENTARY METEOROLOGY BY WILLIAM MORRIS DAVIS , PREFACE. THOSE who are already acquainted with, the science of meteorology will need no words of mine to show that the greatest share of whatever value this book may contain comes from my having studied and followed the work of the late Professor William Ferrel of Washington.5/5(3). Get the best deals on Military & Political Magic Lantern Slide Collectible Photographic Images when you shop the largest Get the best deals on Military & Political Magic Lantern Slide Collectible Photographic Images when you shop the largest online selection at theslopelounge.com Free shipping on many items | Browse your favorite brands | affordable.

A lot of articles in magic lantern magazines and chapters in slide-painting instruction books in the second half of the nineteenth century describe every aspect of painting those slides in detail: the transparent pigments, mediums and varnishes to be used, the skills and . of geography, has recently prepared and published a List of Geographical Lantern Slides, with directions for obtaining the same. The pamphlet may be obtained for ten cents of the Publication Agent, Harvard Univer- sity. The list is invaluable to teachers of geography who have a lantern at their command.


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List Of Geographical Lantern Slides by William Morris Davis Download PDF EPUB FB2

List of geographical lantern slides: Prepared for use in the Cambridge public schools [William Morris Davis] on theslopelounge.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The magic lantern used a concave mirror in back of a light source to direct as much of the light as possible through a small rectangular sheet of glass—a "lantern slide"—on which was the image to be projected, and onward into a lens at the front of the apparatus.

Illustrating chiefly Greek and Roman archaeology together with a selected list of American slides for teachers of physiography (Bay City, Mich.: [C. & J. Gregory co.], ), by George Robert Swain (page images at HathiTrust) A catalogue of lantern slides in the library of the Societies for the promotion of Hellenic and Roman studies.

Lantern slide illustrations for the teaching of meteorology (Chicago, The Geographic Society of Chicago, ), by J. Paul Goode, ed. by Henry Joseph Cox (page images at HathiTrust) List of geographical lantern slides.

(Cambridge, Mass., Harvard printing co., ), by William Morris Davis (page images at. You searched for: magic lantern slide. Etsy is the home to thousands of handmade, vintage, and one-of-a-kind products and gifts related to your search.

No matter what you’re looking for or where you are in the world, our global marketplace of sellers can help you find unique and affordable options. Let’s get started. Lantern slides created a new way to view both commercial and amateur photography.

While the earliest photographic methods required an intimate viewership, the projection capabilities of the magic lantern allowed for a sizable audience. In the United States, the greatest impact of lantern slides was as a didactic tool and a form of entertainment.

At first I thought “lantern slides” were a different way of talking about the contemporary (yet obsolete) film slide, but no, they hark back to hundreds of years ago when photographic or other images were applied to a glass slide that then was placed in a “magic lantern,” to project images, say, on a white wall—a precursor to the motion picture/5.

The lantern slide has its origins in 17th century optical viewing devices which came to be known as “magic lanterns.” The earliest slides for magic lanterns consisted of hand-painted images on glass, projected by itinerant showmen telling stories about the images that were projected.

Magic Lanterns and Lantern Slides. Related Categories. Auction Alerts. Magic lanterns, also known as optical lanterns, provided one of the most popular forms of entertainment during their heyday in the 18th and 19th centuries, establishing many of the first 2-D special effects. Using an artificial light source and a combination of lenses, these.

The photographer Frances Benjamin Johnston () was a dedicated advocate of the garden beautiful movement in the early s. Guided by her formal training as a fine artist, she had 1, of her black-and-white photographs reproduced as lantern slides.

Magic lantern and lantern slide distribution catalogs are rare items and mostly held in private collections. These catalogs can help archivists and collectors to identify magic lanterns and lantern slides and they also enrich knowledge of the development of the apparatus and projection technology.

The pages of Lantern Slides are bracketed by two stories that neatly illuminate the book’s title. The “lantern” is an old-fashioned magic lantern, an early kind of slide projector that. In my lifetime, I have acquired aroundmagic lantern slides.

Clearly, this is way beyond a hobby, pastime or even passion and might be a medical condition of some sort. Anyway, I decided to downsize my collection and opened an Ebay shop to start the task. I've been selling surplus-to. The collection consists of glass lantern slides of various events and people.

They were either taken or collected by A.R. Davis during the late s. The slides contain images of people and places in Illinois and Illinois Volunteer Infantry soldiers during the Spanish. CASE FOR SUPPORT GEOGRAPHICAL PROJECTIONS: LANTERN SLIDES, SCIENCE AND POPULAR GEOGRAPHY, The Partnership The University of Exeter Geography Discipline has a excellent, long-standing relationship with the Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) (RGS-IBG).

Professor Ryan and Dr Naylor have both made. As far as I know, the Lantern Slides were only included in the Everyman's Library edition, which is one volume that includes all three books. The Lantern Slides are these little vignettes that Pullman added after each book, to give some little insight into what was happening with some of the characters outside of the books' narratives.

Geographical Essays by william morris davis at theslopelounge.com - the best online ebook storage. Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of California and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. List of Geographical Lantern Slides 4/ 5.

Excursions Around Aix-les-Bains 3/ 5. Elementary Meteorology 5/ /5(5). Get the best deal for Collectible Magic Lantern Glass Slides from the largest online selection at theslopelounge.com Browse our daily deals for even more savings.

Free shipping on many items. Follow us on twitter. 'Pedlars we met on our way from Rosapenna to Creeslough' subject: Slide entitled 'Pedlars we met on our way from Rosapenna to Creeslough' featuring old man flanked by suited man with bicycle.

date: Origins. The Geographical Association was formed by five geographers, including Halford John Mackinder, in as an independent, unincorporated theslopelounge.com first members got together to use and exchange lantern slides, a leading technology of the theslopelounge.com history of the first hundred years of the GA was published in and a more recently a chronological list of key people, events and Headquarters: Sheffield, UK.

The company was a large producer of lantern slides using their "Featherweight" method: a single pane of glass with a shellac on the opposite side that protects the image, and prevents scratching.

Featherweight slides are framed by a cardboard mat giving them the dimensions of 3 ¼ x 4 inch.Oct 02,  · Photographic lantern slides took off in the late 19th century as a popular form of entertainment, and in addition to educators, missionaries and salespeople soon began to use Magic Lantern slides to visually entice the audience while educating.

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