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Digital Image - World War I, Group Portrait of Nurses & Donkeys, Egypt, 1915-1917 Image Reg. No: MM 107462

Summary:
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
Discipline: Technology

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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
Secondary Classification: Service
Tertiary Classification: recreation & tourism
Format: Digital Still Image: Black & White
Creator of Original: Sister Selina Mackenzie, Egypt, 1915-1917

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