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Catalogue - Noakes & Norman, Projectors, circa 1897 Reg. No: ST 042924
- Illustrated catalogue for Noakes and Norman, makers of lantern slide projectors, motion picture projectors and accessories. As well as apparatus for sale, it includes charges for the hire of lantern slides, magic lanterns and the provision of entire magic lantern shows.
This catalogue is part of the Francis Collection of pre-cinematic apparatus and ephemera, acquired by the Australian and Victorian Governments in 1975. David Francis was the curator of the National Film and Sound Archive of the British Film Institute as well as being a co-founder of the Museum of the Moving Image in London, which was operational between 1988 and 1999.
- Paper catalogue with faded blue paper cover. Title page includes image of a triunial magic lantern. Catalogue gives description of apparatus and contains many images.
- Acquisition Information:
- Loan & Subsequent Donation from Australian Film Institute (AFI)
|Dimensions:||240 mm (Height), 142 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||lantern slides, projectors|
|Themes this item is part of:||Images & Image Making Collection, Francis Collection|
|Secondary Classification:||Image Viewing Equipment|
|Inscriptions:||Title: Noakes & Norman's/Illustrated Catalogue/of/Lanterns/Cinematographs/And Every Description of/Accessory Apparatus.|
|Distributor:||Noakes & Norman, Greenwich, London, England, Great Britain, circa 1897|
|Collector:||Mr David Francis, London, Middlesex, England, Great Britain, 1990|