Place Published: New York
Publisher: Riley Optical Instrument Co.
Date Published: 
Edition: Early edition
Binding: Leather with Clasp
9 Uncommon, Early Temperance/Prohibition Magic Lantern Glass Slides. Anti-Drinking images, including a Battered Wife & Bar Interior, come in a period case, and be a wonderful addition to any Temperance/Prohibition collection. Stored in a wooden slide storage box with Vascular Clinic, NY Post Graduate Hosp stamped on paper inside lid. Most of these slides are in Fair condition, with some cracks, separations and broken edges. Glass slides are 3-1/4 x 4 inches approximately. Circa 1910 when Riley Optical Instrument Co. was located at 23 E. 14th St. N.Y.
These old lantern slides have an early design and great anti-drinking images, including a battered wife and bar interior. They come in a great 'period' case... are uncommon to find
Box size: Width 4-3/4, Height 4-3/4, Length 10-1/2 inches.
Fair. Item #3573