Lantern Slide Salon

Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 6:00pm

Wagner Free Institute of Science (Philadelphia, PA)

1700 West Montgomery Ave.
Philadelphia, PA 19121
 

Celebrate Archives Month Philly with a showcase of glass lantern slides from the special collections of local institutions. In the spirit of lantern exhibition culture, this salon will present historic images along with intriguing stories, all projected in the Wagner’s immersive lecture hall from a historic projector. Don’t miss this rare opportunity to see an old technology and experience rarely-displayed slides from some of Philadelphia’s most distinguished institutions.

The event is free. Registration encouraged.