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Lantern Slide - Soldiers Unloading Cargo in Railway Siding, World War I, circa 1915 Image Reg. No: MM 99964

Summary:
Soldiers unloading cargo from a goods train in a railway siding at a wharf, possibly in a middle eastern country during Word War I.
Description:
Black and white photograph, coloured, on glass lantern slide. Rectangular.
Description Of Content:
Coloured photograph of soldiers unloading cargo from a goods train in a railway siding at a wharf. The cargo incudes large barrels. Other figures, probably locals, are also seen. A wooden building is just visible on the left of the image.
Acknowledgement:
Source: Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 82 mm (Height), 82 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: wars conflicts, world war i 1914-1918, military history, soldiers, trains, wharves, railway sidings, lantern slides
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection
Primary Classification: MILITARY HISTORY
Secondary Classification: Service
Tertiary Classification: support equipment
Format: Lantern Slide: Colour; Standard (3¼ in. x 3¼ in.)
Date Depicted: circa 1915

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