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Negative - Turkish Women & Children, World War I, 1914-1918 Image Reg. No: MM 91702

Summary:
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.
Description:
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 Servicemen's League of Australia Limited (RSL) Victorian Branch, 1984
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 14.3 cm (Width), 8.8 cm (Length)

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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
Secondary Classification: Service
Tertiary Classification: recreation & tourism
Format: Negative: Black & White; 5½ in. x 3½ in.
Date Depicted: Turkey, 1914-1918

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