Annotated Photo Album, 1930-1951 - Mary Marshall's Letter to Lillian Hamilton
A page from an annotated photo album featuring a photograph of a letter written by the medium, Mary Marshall, to Lillian Hamilton, dated June 8, 1945, in which Mrs. Marshall details the research she has conducted on the topic of spiritualism., Luna Collection ID - 28::UMANITOBALCM::NA, Luna Object ID - 83291, Luna Image ID - 119174
Annotated Photo Album, 1930-1951 - Mary Marshall's Letter to Lillian Hamilton
Detatched notes from a page of an annotated photo album featuring a typed copy of a letter written by the medium, Mary Marshall, to Lillian Hamilton, dated April 20, 1944, regarding sittings of seances., Luna Collection ID - 28::UMANITOBALCM::NA, Luna Object ID - 83314, Luna Image ID - 119179
Annotated Photo Album, 1930-1951 - Mary Marshall's Letter to Lillian Hamilton (Annotation)
Detatched notes from a page of an annotated photo album featuring an annotation on the reverse side of a typed copy of a letter written by the medium, Mary Marshall, to Lillian Hamilton, dated April 20, 1944, regarding sittings of seances., Luna Collection ID - 28::UMANITOBALCM::NA, Luna Object ID - 83318, Luna Image ID - 119180
Annotated Photo Album, 1930-1951 - Mrs. Poole's Letter to Lillian Hamilton
A page from an annotated photo album featuring a photograph of a letter written by the medium, Mrs. Poole, to Lillian Hamilton, dated November 15, 1930, in which Mrs. Poole describes her recollections of an event., Luna Collection ID - 28::UMANITOBALCM::NA, Luna Object ID - 83296, Luna Image ID - 119175
Annotated Photo Album, Groups XII-XIII - #51, Jesus Drawing Appraisal
A detatched note from a page from an annotated photo album labeled #51 featuring the appraisal of a drawing of Jesus by the medium, Mary Marshall, in complete darkness during a seance at the home of Dr. Thomas Glendenning Hamilton on April 9, 1933. The appraisal was conducted by Allison Newton and told to Lillian Hamilton., Luna Collection ID - 28::UMANITOBALCM::NA, Luna Object ID - 83067, Luna Image ID - 119122
Annotated Photo Album, Groups XIV-XVIII - #67, Note by Lillian Hamilton
A page from an annotated photo album labeled #67 featuring a detatched note written by Lillian Hamilton that describes why the faces in teleplasmic masses appear flat and why the experiments were not a hoax., Luna Collection ID - 28::UMANITOBALCM::NA, Luna Object ID - 83184, Luna Image ID - 119150
Annotated Photo Album, Groups XIV-XVIII - #69, Identity of Reed Face in Four-Face Teleplasm
A page from an annotated photo album labeled #69 featuring a photocopy of a letter written by Gladys M. Reed to Lillian Hamilton, dated May 3, 1950, in which Ms. Reed confirms the identity of Sir Edward Reed in a teleplasmic mass that materialized during a seance at the home of Dr. Thomas Glendenning Hamilton on February 28, 1940., Luna Collection ID - 28::UMANITOBALCM::NA, Luna Object ID - 83261, Luna Image ID - 119168
Annotated Photo Album, Groups XIV-XVIII - Five-Face Teleplasm Description
A page from an annotated photo album featuring a typed description of the five-face teleplasm that appeared during a seance at the home of Dr. Thomas Glendenning Hamilton on February 28, 1940. The faces were identified as Hugh Reed's brother, Sir Edward Reed, Elizabeth Poole, Dr. J.A. Hamilton, and a funny face that the spirit control, Walter, played on Mr. Reed., Luna Collection ID - 28::UMANITOBALCM::NA, Luna Object ID - 83132, Luna Image ID - 119138
Annotated Photo Album, Groups XIV-XVIII - Notes on Seance of May 22, 1939, Page 1
A page from an annotated photo album featuring the first page of typed notes written by Lillian Hamilton detailing the seance at the home of Dr. Thomas Glendenning Hamilton on May 22, 1939 in which the faces of Dr. Hamilton and his former love, Lucy Clelland, appeared in a teleplasmic mass., Luna Collection ID - 28::UMANITOBALCM::NA, Luna Object ID - 83196, Luna Image ID - 119153
Annotated Photo Album, Groups XIV-XVIII - Notes on Seance of May 22, 1939, Page 2
A page from an annotated photo album featuring the second page of typed notes written by Lillian Hamilton detailing the seance at the home of Dr. Thomas Glendenning Hamilton on May 22, 1939 in which the faces of Dr. Hamilton and his former love, Lucy Clelland, appeared in a teleplasmic mass., Luna Collection ID - 28::UMANITOBALCM::NA, Luna Object ID - 83200, Luna Image ID - 119154
Group III - Letter to J. Malcom Bird
A letter to J. Malcom Bird, secretary of the American Society of Psychical Research from Lilian Hamilton. The letter summarizes the research and seances conducted by T. G. Hamilton during 1928 and 1929 with the introduction of Mary Marshall to the group. A note is included at the end of the letter stating that Mr. Bird visited the Hamitlon's in 1926., Luna Collection ID - 28::UMANITOBALCM::NA, Luna Object ID - 288563, Luna Image ID - 153322
Group III - Signed Affidavits
Three signed affidavits concerning the events which took place at the seance of March 24, 1929., Luna Collection ID - 28::UMANITOBALCM::NA, Luna Object ID - 288812, Luna Image ID - 153335
Group IX - Seance Notes: "R. L. S. Writes through Mercedes"
Typed notes from the seance of December 7, 1930. Stevenson, Stead, Doyle and Flammarion communicate through Mercedes' automatic writing., Luna Collection ID - 28::UMANITOBALCM::NA, Luna Object ID - 297573, Luna Image ID - 148522
Group IX, #32h - Katie King Face, Veil, Hair, Annotated Exhibition Card
An annotated card by Lillian Hamilton that accompanied a photograph of an enlargement of the teleplasmic materialization of the face, veil, and hair of Katie King that appeared at a seance at the home of Dr. Thomas Glendenning Hamilton on November 12, 1930 for an exhibition at the Richardson Bros. Art Gallery. The card stated that the photograph was taken by a battery of cameras, that Katie King had been dead for nearly two hundred years, and that she had previously materialized before Sir William Crookes., Luna Collection ID - 28::UMANITOBALCM::NA, Luna Object ID - 84025, Luna Image ID - 119316
Group IXa - "Records VI - The Shining Garment"
A textual document indicating the dates and apparitions covered in the collection of seances known as Group IXa. The coverage is from December 14, 1930 to February 4, 1931., Luna Collection ID - 28::UMANITOBALCM::NA, Luna Object ID - 297936, Luna Image ID - 148665
Group V - Seance Notes: "We Miss the Big Picture"
Typed notes from the seance of June 11, 1929. Walter becomes very upset as the instructions he gave at the last sitting were misinterpreted, causing the ectoplasmic apparition he produced to not be photographed in time., Luna Collection ID - 28::UMANITOBALCM::NA, Luna Object ID - 289573, Luna Image ID - 153373
Group V - Seance Summary and Photograph: "Talking Machine or Voice Box"
Typed summary for the seance of July 10, 1929 (notes lost). A husky, mannish voice yells, "Fire!," and a photograph of a teleplasmic apparition is produced. A photograph of the ectoplasm is included on the page., Luna Collection ID - 28::UMANITOBALCM::NA, Luna Object ID - 289590, Luna Image ID - 153377
Group VII - "Experiments Leading to the Appearance of the LUCY Mass and Face Mar. 10, 1930"
A typed summary of the seances leading up to the ectoplasmic apparition known as the Lucy mass/materialization. The seances span from November 9, 1929, to December 22, 1929., Luna Collection ID - 28::UMANITOBALCM::NA, Luna Object ID - 292937, Luna Image ID - 148422
Group X - Seance Notes and Automatic Writing Script
Typed notes and automatic writing script from the seance of April 26, 1931. A spirit discusses religion., Luna Collection ID - 28::UMANITOBALCM::NA, Luna Object ID - 299427, Luna Image ID - 148746
Group XI - Seance Notes: "Another Miss"
Typed notes from the seance of December 6, 1931. Walter explains the cause of error in identification of face. Notes written in margins by L. Hamilton., Luna Collection ID - 28::UMANITOBALCM::NA, Luna Object ID - 300547, Luna Image ID - 148823
Group XIII - Seance Notes: "Dawn Refuses to Come"
A document written by L. Hamilton about Dawn refusing to come to another seance during the summer and Walter insisting that she do so in order to produce another Doyle ectoplasm., Luna Collection ID - 28::UMANITOBALCM::NA, Luna Object ID - 302326, Luna Image ID - 148912
Group XIII - Seance Notes: "Dawn Refuses to Come"
Photocopy of a document written by L. Hamilton about Dawn refusing to come to another seance during the summer and Walter insisting that she do so in order to produce another Doyle ectoplasm., Luna Collection ID - 28::UMANITOBALCM::NA, Luna Object ID - 302476, Luna Image ID - 148917
Group XIII - Seance Notes: "Sitting with Mrs. Singleton - England"
Typed notes from the seance of August 7, 1932, at Mrs. Singleton's residence in England. Supernatural hands are witnessed. Spirits from Hamilton seances come through., Luna Collection ID - 28::UMANITOBALCM::NA, Luna Object ID - 302517, Luna Image ID - 148922
Group XIII - Seance Notes: Seance with Mrs. Singleton, London
Typed notes from the seance of September 7, 1932, held at the Singleton residence in London, England. Supernatural hands type a message from Doyle on the reflectograph., Luna Collection ID - 28::UMANITOBALCM::NA, Luna Object ID - 302530, Luna Image ID - 148925
Group XIII, #48b.2 - Second "Doyle", Annotated Card (Further Enlargement)
An annotated card by Lillian Hamilton that accompanied and described a photograph of an enlargement of the second teleplasmic materialization to feature the face of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, which was attached to the face of the medium, Mary Marshall, during a seance at the home of Dr. Thomas Glendenning Hamilton on June 27, 1932, for an exhibition held by the Richardson Bros. Art Gallery., Luna Collection ID - 28::UMANITOBALCM::NA, Luna Object ID - 84258, Luna Image ID - 119375
Group XVIII, #68 - Supernormal Handkerchief, Annotation (Enlargement)
A photocopied annotation detailing a photograph of an enlargement of the medium, Mary Marshall, with a handkerchief that was formed "supernormally" enveloping her head during a seance held at the home of Lillian Hamilton on February 23, 1940. The pattern of the handkerchief was said to be designed by someone in the spirit world and was intended to match the pansies in Ms. Marshall's dress. W.A. Wither was also present at this seance., Luna Collection ID - 28::UMANITOBALCM::NA, Luna Object ID - 84462, Luna Image ID - 119426
Group XVIII, #68b - Supernormal Handkerchief, Annotation (Further Enlargement)
A photocopied annotation detailing a photograph of a further enlargement of the medium, Mary Marshall, with a handkerchief that was formed "supernormally" enveloping her head during a seance held at the home of Lillian Hamilton on February 23, 1940. The pattern of the handkerchief was said to be designed by someone in the spirit world and was intended to match the pansies in Ms. Marshall's dress. W.A. Wither was also present at this seance. This event is said to be truly unique in the history of psychical research., Luna Collection ID - 28::UMANITOBALCM::NA, Luna Object ID - 84474, Luna Image ID - 119429
Group XVIII, #70 - Gaelic Script, Trance Writing by Mrs. Marshall, Annotation
An annotation detailing a Gaelic script, written by the medium, Mary Marshall, while in a trance state during a seance held on October 22, 1942. The script is a poem written by Peter Campbell., Luna Collection ID - 28::UMANITOBALCM::NA, Luna Object ID - 84498, Luna Image ID - 119435
Lucy Clelland and Family, Annotation
An annotation detailing a photograph of Lucy Clelland (middle) whom Dr. Thomas Glendenning Hamilton was engaged to for several years prior to marrying his wife. The face of Ms. Clelland appeared with the face of Dr. Hamilton in a teleplasmic materialization during one particular seance., Luna Collection ID - 28::UMANITOBALCM::NA, Luna Object ID - 84749, Luna Image ID - 119494
Miscellaneous Prints #6 - Portrait of Mrs. Terry McCann
An annotated photograph of a portrait of Isabel Farquarh, who was Lillian Hamilton's maid and later became Mrs. Terry McCann., Luna Collection ID - 28::UMANITOBALCM::NA, Luna Object ID - 84583, Luna Image ID - 119454, Any reproductions of this material may be restricted by copyright regulations. Please consult Archives staff for further information.
Notes: "Experiment I"
Notes for a psychic experiment conducted by L. Hamilton with the medium, Faith., Luna Collection ID - 28::UMANITOBALCM::NA, Luna Object ID - 307885, Luna Image ID - 149358
Society for Psychical Research, Belgrade University - Hamilton Display, Annotation
An annotation detailing photographs of a display at the Society for Psychical Research at Belgrade University in September 1933 that featured a display on the seance conducted by Dr. Thomas Glendenning Hamilton., Luna Collection ID - 28::UMANITOBALCM::NA, Luna Object ID - 84774, Luna Image ID - 119500