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Ernest Plank magic lantern

Ernest Plank magic lantern

Descriptive Summary

Title: Ernest Plank magic lantern
Creator: Ernest Plank
Inclusive Dates: circa 1920s
Language(s): English
Extent: .5 Linear Feet
Collection Number: ms4458
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Ernst Plank was a German company known for producing toy steam engines and magic lanterns.

Scope and Content

Toy magic lantern, metal body mounted on a wooden base, removable interior glass tube, viewing lens, housed in an original box with instructions printed on the inside in German, English, and French. Missing metal chimney and base for glass tube. Includes 12 glass slides.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

[Item, box, folder], Ernest Plank magic lantern, ms4458, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Lantern slides.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

1Magic lantern, circa 1920s