Slide, Magic Lantern
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A rectangular glass slide depicting four boys riding a variety of things: a goat, a bicycle; a pig and a donkey. The boys are wearing the attire of well dressed men. Magic 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. Absurd pictures of animals were meant to be amusing. American 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? 16 History; 18 Social Systems; 13 Science, Technology and Society
|University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign|
|University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, University Library|
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