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Digital Image - World War I, Group Portrait of Nurses & Donkeys, Egypt, 1915-1917 Reg. No: MM 107462
- Digital image of a photograph from an album compiled by Sister Selina Lily (Lil) Mackenzie, documenting life as an Australian nurse during World War I. Lil nursed at the 1st Australian General Hospital (AGH) from October 1915 to January 1917. The 1st AGH was located in the Heliopolis Palace Hotel on the north-eastern edge of Cairo.
- Description Of Content:
- Three nurses on donkeys, aided by two men, another nurse standing with her back to the camera to the right. Desert landscape.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Janet Mackenzie, 2010
|Tagged with:||australian military forces, nursing, photography, world war i 1914-1918, nurses, tourism, donkeys, deserts|
|Themes this item is part of:||Sister Selina Lily (Lil) McKenzie (1882-1972), Medicine in Society Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection|
|Primary Classification:||MILITARY HISTORY|
|Tertiary Classification:||recreation & tourism|
|Format:||Digital Still Image: Black & White|
|Creator of Original:||Sister Selina Mackenzie, Egypt, 1915-1917|