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by 72 usmc
Tue May 22, 2018 11:06 pm
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: Spanish Am War Magic Lantern set 1
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Re: Spanish Am War Magic Lantern set 1

Here is a smaller multi picture set of 48 views. A non standard size. You see this size and it has 4 views per long slide. Maker is unknown.
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by 72 usmc
Tue May 22, 2018 10:45 pm
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Topic: Spanish Am War Magic Lantern set 1
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Re: Spanish Am War Magic Lantern set 1

Cruiser "Oquendo" after the battle --listing
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Cruiser "Cristobal Colon" after battle & sunk
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Surrender of Santiago
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Sears Flyer for the Lecture, The Spanish American War
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Eagle & Shield : The End
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by 72 usmc
Tue May 22, 2018 10:39 pm
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Topic: Spanish Am War Magic Lantern set 1
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Re: Spanish Am War Magic Lantern set 1

Battle of El Caney, near Santiago
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Cannonading--a good shot
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Cervera's fleet leaving harbor
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Destruction of Cervera"s fleet
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Cant. Evans receives Admiral Cervera
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by 72 usmc
Tue May 22, 2018 10:34 pm
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: Spanish Am War Magic Lantern set 1
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Re: Spanish Am War Magic Lantern set 1

Siege gun
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Colonel T. Roosevelt
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Council of war -Rough Riders
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Battle of La Guasima
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Death of Capt. Capron, first U.S. Army officer killer
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by 72 usmc
Tue May 22, 2018 10:30 pm
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Topic: Spanish Am War Magic Lantern set 1
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Re: Spanish Am War Magic Lantern set 1

Hobson & crew leaving the "Merrimac"
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Bombardment of Santiago
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Gun cruiser "Vesuvius"
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Landing troops in Cuba
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Landing horses from a transport
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by 72 usmc
Tue May 22, 2018 10:26 pm
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: Spanish Am War Magic Lantern set 1
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Views: 200
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Re: Spanish Am War Magic Lantern set 1

Death of Ensign Bagley, first Navy officer killed
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Battleship "Indiana"
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Battleship "Oregon"
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Flagship " Brooklyn"
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Lt. Hobson- Medal of Honor
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by 72 usmc
Tue May 22, 2018 10:21 pm
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Topic: Spanish Am War Magic Lantern set 1
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Re: Spanish Am War Magic Lantern set 1

Cruiser "Baltimore"
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Gunboat "Petrel"
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Rear Admirals Sampson & Schley
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Flagship "New York"
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Unknown, possible gunship "Winslow"
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by 72 usmc
Tue May 22, 2018 10:17 pm
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Topic: Spanish Am War Magic Lantern set 1
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Re: Spanish Am War Magic Lantern set 1

Liberty and the American Flag
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Bombardment of Matanzas
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Rear Admiral George Dewey
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Dewey on bridge of the Olympia at Manila
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Dewey's victory at Manila
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by 72 usmc
Tue May 22, 2018 10:13 pm
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Topic: Spanish Am War Magic Lantern set 1
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Re: Spanish Am War Magic Lantern set 1

Charge of cavalry under Maceo
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Captain Sigsbee of the "Maine"
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US battleship "Maine"
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Explosion of the "Maine"
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Wreckage of the "Maine"
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by 72 usmc
Tue May 22, 2018 10:08 pm
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Topic: Spanish Am War Magic Lantern set 1
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Re: Spanish Am War Magic Lantern set 1

Captain General Banco
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Insurgent sentry
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For Cuba Libre
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Cuban Flag
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General Gomez
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by 72 usmc
Tue May 22, 2018 10:04 pm
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Topic: Spanish Am War Magic Lantern set 1
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Re: Spanish Am War Magic Lantern set 1

Queen Regent & King Alfonso XIII
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Captain General Weyler, "the butcher"
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Spanish scouts
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Blockhouse on Trocha
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Spanards executing Cuban prisoners of war
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by 72 usmc
Tue May 22, 2018 10:00 pm
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: Spanish Am War Magic Lantern set 1
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Views: 200
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Re: Spanish Am War Magic Lantern set 1

Here are close up views of the 53 slides and their titles.

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Map of Cuba
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Morro Castle, Havana
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Huts of reconcentrados
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Starving mother & child
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by 72 usmc
Tue May 22, 2018 9:12 pm
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: Spanish Am War Magic Lantern set 1
Replies: 28
Views: 200
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Re: Spanish Am War Magic Lantern set 1

Here is the second set of Spanish American War Magic Lantern slides. The second set is the 1899 Sears lecture series of 53 magic later slides. There are early and revised versions. My set is found in the 1902 Sears & Roebuck catalog 112 on page 266-267. This is set No. 21T231, The Spanish-American ...
by 72 usmc
Mon May 21, 2018 3:14 pm
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: Spanish Am War Magic Lantern set 1
Replies: 28
Views: 200
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Re: Spanish Am War Magic Lantern set 1 & 2

here is a link to early motion pictures at the Smithsonian Library
click on these and they play/view:
https://www.loc.gov/collections/spanish ... -pictures/

This is one I like
Roosevelt's Rough Riders
https://www.loc.gov/item/98500909/
by 72 usmc
Mon May 21, 2018 12:30 pm
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: Spanish Am War Magic Lantern set 1
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Views: 200
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Re: Spanish Am War Magic Lantern set 1

My second set is a Sears lecture series with more original photos. It will take some time to post all photos. So what is a Magic Lantern- an obsolete projector from the time\period: 1860s-1940s. Some primitive forms are even earlier. My sets are post Spanish American War. The one shown here is more ...

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