Coloured lantern slide of an advertisement.

One of 328 images in various formats including artworks, photographs, glass negatives and lantern slides.

Description of Content

Advertisement for the Prevention of Forest Fires in Victoria, Australia. A colourful picture is shown with a devil burning down some bushland with a match and cigarette butt. Prevent Forest Fires. Put out that flaming match! Issued by the Forests Commission of Victoria. Date circa 1931.

Physical Description

Lantern slide is hand painted colour transparency on a glass plate. The image is protected with a cover glass of the same size. Paper is inserted in between the two pieces of glass and the whole slide is bound together with black paper tape.

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