Lantern Slide


Glass lantern slide in a rectangular wooden frame. The front of the frame is incised “T.H. MC ALLISTER / OPTICIAN N.Y.” One edge is marked “INTERESTING SUBJECT” and, in ink, “Parallax Refraction.”

Location: Currently not on view

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: PH.328126.27Catalog Number: 328126.27Accession Number: 271987

Object Name: lantern slide

Measurements: overall: 4 in x 7 in x 1/2 in; 10.16 cm x 17.78 cm x 1.27 cm


Record Id: nmah_1838307

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