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Negative - Turkish Women & Children, World War I, 1914-1918 Reg. No: MM 91702
- Black and white negative, dating from World War I, depicting a group portrait of Turkish women and children.
The photograph was probably taken by someone serving in World War I, although its specific provenance is unknown.
- Black and white negative.
- Description Of Content:
- Group portrait comprising four women - wearing long print dresses, platted hair and/or headscarf - standing in a row behind four boys, who are seated. A hand-held gas lamp can be seen in the background.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation & Subsequent Transfer from Returned & Services League of Australia Limited (RSL) Victorian Branch, 1984
|Dimensions:||14.3 cm (Width), 8.8 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||wars conflicts, world war i 1914-1918, military memorabilia, muslim communities, negatives|
|Themes this item is part of:||Images & Image Making Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection|
|Primary Classification:||MILITARY HISTORY|
|Tertiary Classification:||recreation & tourism|
|Format:||Negative: Black & White; 5½ in. x 3½ in.|
|Date Depicted:||Turkey, 1914-1918|