Lantern Slides; CCS0103
Lantern SlidesAbout this object
This collection of glass plate lantern slides once belonged to Charles Foweraker, former Head of Forestry and lecturer in Biology, who used them in his classes.
Stored in a wooden cabinet, the slides cover a variety of topics, including landscapes and groups of people in Hawai'i, cross-sections of flora, images of plants, and portraits of professors and well-known scientists such as Charles Darwin.
Glass: Emulsion: WoodInscription and Marks
(A small, circular maker's mark on top, but difficult to read)Technique
Cabinet - Height 215mm; Width 368mm; Depth 306mm.Subject and Association Keywords
The Canterbury College Survey Collection, University of Canterbury, New ZealandObject Type
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