Below are just a few examples of the amazing images we have found while weeding through our collection of glass lantern slides. We have started the digitization of a few key sub-collections. For the full collection we will post an inventory of the locations represented and digitize them as requested.
Cairo: Tomb of Laeherif (Tombs of Caliphs). Unknown date (1880-1900?)
Hand colored lantern slide. Delos, Greece. on slide: Front entrance, house K. GK_PH_15-86.3.
Cairo: Tombs of the Caliphs. Unknown date (1880-1900?)
Cairo: Mosque Emir el Gisch, exterior. Tombs of Caliphs
Hydra, Greece. On slide: town north of harbor from steamer. Hand colored lantern slide. GK_PH_15-AK67.5
The town of Hydra (Greece) from the sea. Unknown date. GK_PH_15-94.577