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Lantern slides

 Subject
Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
Scope Note: Transparent positive images made or mounted on glass for projection, usually but not necessarily photographic, measuring 3 1/4 to 3 1/2 by 4 inches for projection onto a screen by means of a specialized projector.

Found in 40 Collections and/or Records:

19th-20th century North American Architecture Lantern Slide Collection

 Collection
Call Number: VRC 2006
Overview: Collection consists of black and white glass lantern slides of Canadian and U.S. architecture to the mid-twentieth century.
Dates: 1900-1960

19th and 20th century Architecture Lantern Slide Collection

 Collection
Call Number: VRC 2005
Overview: Collection consists of black and white glass lantern slides of modern architecture, predominantly European.
Dates: 1900-1960

African glass slides collection

 Collection
Call Number: MS 1571
Overview: The collection consists of 112 glass slides which represent various aspects of African culture and scenery. The slides are identified only in broad subject areas and are undated, though most appear to date from the late nineteenth century or early twentieth century.
Dates: 1800-1999

Ancient-Early Medieval Architecture Lantern Slide Collection

 Collection
Call Number: VRC 2001
Overview: Collection consists of black and white glass lantern slides of ancient- Early Medieval architecture.
Dates: 1900-1960

Applied and Decorative Arts Lantern Slide Collection

 Collection
Call Number: VRC 2200
Overview: Collection consists of black and white glass lantern slides of American and European applied and decorative arts, including arms and armor, calligraphy, ceramics, commercial design, enamels, furniture, gems, glass, illuminated manuscripts, industrial design, intarsia, ivory, medals, metalwork, mosaics, musical instruments, numismatics, rugs, seals, stage design, tapestry, textiles, wallpaper, wood carving. Classical Greek and Roman materials in all applicable media are located in the Department...
Dates: 1900-1960

Arts of China Lantern Slide Collection

 Collection
Call Number: VRC 3001
Overview: Collection consists of black and white glass lantern slides of Chinese arts of all periods, pre-historic to the mid-20th century. Includes architecture, painting, sculpture, calligraphy, ceramics, ivory, jade, lacquer, metalwork, textiles, rugs, and tapestry.
Dates: 1900-1960

Stanley B. Burns, M.D., historic medical photography collection

 Collection
Call Number: Ms Coll 76
Overview: The collection includes photographic plates and prints collected by Stanley B. Burns, M.D., that document medical practice and medical practitioners circa 1840 through the 1970s. The collection includes items created using multiple photographic techniques and supports including daguerreotypes, ambrotypes, tintypes, lantern slides, photographic negatives, cartes de visite, cabinet photographs (cabinet cards), stereoscopic photographs, panoramic photographs, picture postcards, gelatin silver...
Dates: Circa 1840-1979

Congo (Democratic Republic) collection

 Collection
Call Number: MS 1549
Overview: The collection consists of correspondence, printed material, and photographs relating to the history of Congo (Democratic Republic) and current political, economic, and social conditions.
Dates: 1880-2010

Dunhuang (China) and Central Asian Lantern Slide Collection

 Collection
Call Number: VRC 3000
Overview: Collection of black and white glass lantern slides of cave paintings from Dunhuang (Gansu province, China) and works from other sites including Khotan, Kucha, and Turfan.
Dates: 1900-1960

Film Stills and History of Photography Lantern Slide Collection

 Collection
Call Number: VRC 2500
Overview: Collection consists of black and white glass lantern slides of early 20th century American and European film stills and photography from 1839 to the mid-twentieth century.
Dates: ca. 1900-1960

Robert B. Fisher photograph collection and papers

 Collection
Call Number: WA MSS S-2823
Overview: This collection chiefly consists of photographs collected by Robert B. Fisher, but also includes his subject files and a small quantity of writings related to the history of photography, 1840-1998.
Dates: 1840-1998

Forest fire poster collection

 Collection
Call Number: MS 1577
Overview: The collection consists of lantern slides of forest fire prevention posters.
Dates: 1900-1945

Father Carney Gavin legacy collection of Holy Land photographs

 Collection
Call Number: GEN MSS 1724
Overview: The Father Carney Gavin legacy collection of Holy Land photographs documents early photography of Palestine, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria, Egypt, and Saudi Arabia in the 1860s and 1870s, as well as early twentieth century archaeological excavations and travel in Iraq, Greece, Egypt, and Palestine. Included are images by M. J. Diness, the Bonfils family, Francis Frith, Abdullah frères, G. Lékégian, J. P. Sébah, and Zangaki. Also present are stereoscopic views of Jerusalem and Palestine...
Dates: 1820-2013, bulk 1860-1993

General Architecture Lantern Slide Collection

 Collection
Call Number: VRC 2007
Overview: Collection consists of black and white glass lantern slides of general material relating to architectural construction and types of planning. Includes sections on gardens, type of building plans and urban planning schemes.
Dates: ca. 1900-1960

Gothic Architecture Lantern Slide Collection

 Collection
Call Number: VRC 2003
Overview: Collection consists of black and white glass lantern slides of Gothic architecture.
Dates: ca. 1900-1960

Luther Newton Hayes papers

 Collection
Call Number: MS 1285
Overview: A collection of seventy lantern slides (ca. 1912, hand tinted) of the Great Wall of China made by L. Newton Hayes (1883-ca. 1979) and the explorer William Edgar Geil. Also in the papers is the text of a lecture by Hayes on the slides, a book by Hayes on the Great Wall published in 1929 and miscellaneous Chinese documents. Also among the papers is a portrait of Li Hung-chang, Grand Councillor to the Empress Dowager Tsu Hsi.
Dates: 1912-1929

Islamic Arts Lantern Slide Collection

 Collection
Call Number: VRC 2700
Overview: Collection consists of black and white glass lantern slides of the arts of Islam, including architecture, ceramics, illuminated manuscripts, numismatics, and textiles. Includes material from India and Spain. Some categories reflect the use of older place names (e.g. Persia).
Dates: 1900-1960

Japanese Arts Lantern Slide Collection

 Collection
Call Number: VRC 3002
Overview: Collection consists of black and white glass lantern slides of Japanese arts of all periods, pre-historic to the mid-20th century. Includes architecture, painting, sculpture, arms and armor, calligraphy, ceramics, enamel, furniture, lacquer, metalwork and textiles.
Dates: 1900-1960

Land of Zenj photograph collection

 Collection
Call Number: GEN MSS 619
Overview: The collection, assembled by the rare book dealers Jenny Allsworth and Humphrey Winterton, brings together photographs, photograph albums, glass lantern slides, and a lantern projector, which document the Sultanate of Zanzibar and European colonial expansion in East and Central Africa from 1870 to 1914. Also documented are early Arab and Portuguese coastal settlements at Kilwa, Mafia, Pemba, Sofala, and Zanzibar. The collection also represents the work of certain photographers who operated in...
Dates: 1869-2006, bulk 1869-1937

Liang Sicheng Photograph Collection

 Collection
Call Number: VRC 52
Overview: Collection of 476 lantern slides, 534 negatives and 519 prints of traditional Chinese architecture and construction methods from the personal collection of Liang Sicheng (1901-1972), visiting professor at the Yale School of Architecture ca. 1947. The lantern slides were made in June 1947 for the use of Liang Sicheng, and are labeled and cataloged in English (Wade-Giles Romanization). Note: Lantern slides shot from negative numbers 25180 and 25182 are destroyed. In response to the research...
Dates: ca. 1947-1979