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lantern slide

[′lan·tərn ‚slīd]
(graphic arts)
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(4) A horizontal slide guide, mounted on the outside of the lantern body, enabled the lantern slides to be quickly and smoothly introduced into the light stream and likewise changed.
Lantern slides: history & manufacture--Library of Congress: American Memory.
Drebbel probably used some form of camera obscura device since current research suggests that the invention of the magic lantern slide projector did not occur until the middle of the seventeenth century.
Veale collection of glass lantern slides, Lake Bolac, ca.1890-1900.
This was before the development of the photographic process, so early lantern slides were miniature drawings or paintings on glass.
(5) The images published by SAMS--except for some lithographs and lantern slides made of works of pictorial art--came from photographic images and were also used for lectures and services held by this society in the British Isles.
A digital display of magic lantern slides and other images from the culture collections photographs are on show to the public in the university's refurbished former library building.
Part of Collection of lantern slides of views of Australia, 1873-1900 [transparency].
Many of his photos were reproduced as colored lantern slides: they captured the attire and culture of the Blackfeet during their celebrations and contribute to a powerful historical survey highly recommended for any Native American library and many an art collection.
The Herbert Read Collection comprises more than 1000 photographs consisting of a mixture of glass plates and film negatives, as well as prints and lantern slides. This material was collected by Read during his missionary work at Raukkun, South Australia, between 1917 and 1925, as well as at South Goulburn Island, where he undertook the role of superintendent of the Methodist Mission at Warrawi between 1925 and 1928.
Hattie Mae Nixon will enumerate Warner's life in China in the early 1900s and the development of the museum's collection through the presentation of glass lantern slides taken by Warner and her husband, Murray Warner.
Soin the 1920s I was packed off to the Band of Hope every Monday to watch lantern slides showing what the Demon Drink can do to your liver - not a pretty sight.