Couple with a spirit in their car

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When: 01 January 1920

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Creator: William Hope (1863 - 1933)
Date: c. 1920
Collection: National Media Museum Collection
Inventory no: 2002-5054/13
Blog: G is for ghosts... the birth and rise of spirit photography

Two of William Hope's friends lean on their motor car whilst a figure - the couple's deceased son - is revealed at the wheel. Hope had suggested a photo opportunity for the 'chance' of obtaining a spirit impression.


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    • 02/May/2013 21:29:36

    Fascinating! And spooky!

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    • 06/May/2013 20:37:50

    amazing picture

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    drive all night

    • 06/May/2013 21:29:41

    that's horrible. i love it.

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    • 15/Jul/2013 00:48:33

    wow that's a really neat picture ^.^

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    • 21/Jun/2017 08:58:59

    Please accept this Invitation to Flickr's Great Super~Six Awards Challenge. S6 Post 1 photo; and award 5 others. Super~Six Bronze This Invite also counts as your first award. Another 100-plus could easily follow.