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Photograph - 'Native Cattle', Egypt, Captain Edward Albert McKenna, World War I, 1914-1915 Reg. No: MM 120471
- One of 139 photographs in an album from World War I likely to have been taken by Captain Edward Albert McKenna. The photographs include the 7th Battalion training in Mena Camp, Egypt, and sight-seeing.
Image depicting two head of native Egyptian cattle ploughing a field.
- Black and white silver gelatin photographic print.
- Description Of Content:
- Two head of cattle yoked together who appear to be digging up earth with palm trees in background.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Mr J. Willis, 1986
|Dimensions:||80 mm (Height), 105 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||wars conflicts, cattle, world war i 1914-1918|
|Themes this item is part of:||Public Life & Institutions Collection|
|Primary Classification:||MILITARY HISTORY|
|Tertiary Classification:||recreation & tourism|
|Inscriptions:||Hand-written in ink on the support underneath the photograph: 'Ploughing with Native Cattle'
Hand-written in pencil on the back of the photograph: 'ploughing native cattle / (horizontal line)'
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|Photographer:||Captain Edward McKenna, Egypt, 1914-1915|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Egypt, 1914-1915|
|Creator:||Elizabeth (Lillie) McKenna, Malvern, Victoria, Australia, circa 1918