Set of 15 1880’s glass slides of RMS Umbria Cunard Liner
Set of 15 Magic Lantern glass slides (85mm x 85mm ea) of the Cunard Liner Umbria which ran between Liverpool and New York via Queenstown (Cobh) from 1884 to 1910 and held the Blue Ribband. These fascinating picture of a typical emigrant ship of the era show 1st,2nd and 3rd class cabins, boiler and engine room,deck,ship portrait,and other unusual views not often seen.
One is cracked the other 14 are perfect and could be scanned and printed.
A rare find.