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Jumping. Edith Thornton; Over!, 1870s-1930s

Identifier: Coll-1434/3064

Scope and Contents

Two photographs from the Sunday Pictorial, one showing the actress, Edith Thornton jumping from horseback to a motorcycle and the other showing Major Giffod's horse, "Flying Mercury" in the jumping competition at the Bath and West England Show in Salisbury in the early 20th century.


  • Creation: 1870s-1930s


Language of Materials


Physical Description

1 slide 81mm by 81mm

Conditions Governing Access



From the Fonds: 50 boxes

From the Fonds: 3465 Photographic Slides

Physical Description

1 slide 81mm by 81mm


81mm by 81mm

Archivist's Note

Catalogued by Kristy Davis as part of Towards Dolly Project, 2012-2013

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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