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Photograph - Red Cross Gift Distribution, Egypt, 1914-1918 Reg. No: MM 129757
- One of fifty black and white photographs contained in an album. Taken in Egypt during and before World War I, with hand-written list of photographs.
Includes Suez Canal zone and Heliopolis. Handwritten notes identifying photographs with album. The name of the photographer is not known.
- Black and white silver gelatin photograph contained in a green photograph album.
- Description Of Content:
- Red Cross gift distribution to hospital patients on Christmas day, Egypt.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Returned Servicemen's League of Australia Limited (RSL) Victorian Branch, 1986
|Dimensions:||44 mm (Height), 69 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||world war i 1914-1918, military memorabilia, militaria australian, christmas celebrations, medical workers, egyptian, military medical care|
|Themes this item is part of:||Arms Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection|
|Primary Classification:||MILITARY HISTORY|
|Tertiary Classification:||recreation & tourism|
|Inscriptions:||Image description from a hand written list that was contained inside the album; 'The distribution of Red Cross gifts / to the patients on Xmas days.'|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Egypt, 1914-1918|