Magic Lantern Slide: Samuel Crompton's working chair, walking stick and Bible

This photographic image is part of lecture set on the topic of Samuel Crompton and the cotton industry. The slides originally belonged to John Crabtree, who was HM Inspector of Factories. The image shows some of Samuel Crompton’s personal belongings.

Object Summary

Accession Loan No.
118/1934/262
Collection Class
Social and industrial history
Material
glasspaperphotographic emulsion
Common Name
Magic Lantern Slide: Samuel Crompton's working chair, walking stick and Bible
Simple Name
slide
Inscription Transcription
handwritten '46' on corner label; handwritten 'Samuel Crompton's working chair, / walking stick + Bible' on mount
Period Classification
Victorian (1837-1901); Edwardian (1901-1914); World War I (1914-1918)
Production Country
United Kingdom
Production Person Initials
John H.
Production Person Surname
Crabtree
Production Year Low
1863
Production Year High
1924

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Lantern Slide: Samuel Crompton's working chair, walking stick and Bible