By gaslight in winter; Gordon, Colin; LIB 030466


Royal Historical Society of Victoria (RHSV)


By gaslight in winter


Gordon, Colin

Maker Role


About this object

A Victorian family history through the magic lantern provides information about the development and use of the magic lantern in the nineteenth century with examples of English lantern slides. A history of the development and commercialisation of the magic lantern entertainment businesses built by Joseph Riley and his sons in Bradford (UK) in the late nineteenth century. Photographs

Publication Date


Publication Place

London, Eng.


Elm Street Books

Subject and Association Keywords

Lantern slides

Subject and Association Keywords


Subject and Association Keywords

Riley Brothers

Subject and Association Keywords

Riley, Joseph



Object Type


Object number

LIB 030466

Spine Label

338.768 GOR

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