- A photograph of the medium, Mary Marshall, with a knotted teleplasmic mass attached to her cheek during a seance at the home of Dr. Thomas Glendenning Hamilton on August 15, 1928. Other participants in this seance were W.B. Cooper, who was controlling Ms. Marshall's hand, Elizabeth Poole, Mrs. T.B. McMillan (Lillian Hamilton's sister), Lillian Hamilton, and Dr. J.A. Hamilton, who was controlling Ms. Marshall's other hand. The camera used to take this photograph was equipped with the highest-speed flash-powder, an 800 watt bulb, and a shutter speed of 1/100 seconds., Luna Collection ID - 28::UMANITOBALCM::NA, Luna Object ID - 83522, Luna Image ID - 119549
Hamilton Family fonds
The Hamilton Family fonds details Dr. T.G. (Thomas Glendenning) and Lillian Hamilton's investigations of psychic phenomena in their home in Winnipeg, Manitoba between 1918 and 1945. The images detail numerous aspects of spiritualism including telekinesis, teleplasm, trance states and various other psychic phenomena. This site is comprised of over 700 images from the Hamilton Family photograph collection and over 1300 notes and accompanying documentation pertaining to seances held in the Hamilton's home. The entirety of the photograph collection has been digitized with the exception of duplicate photographs of the same image. It includes digital reproductions of photographs, stereo photographs, slides, negatives and glass slide negatives, as well as some accompanying textual records.