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Photograph - 'Mosque & Minaret', Damascus, Syria, Sister Isabel Erskine Plante, World War II, 1941 Reg. No: MM 129896
- One of 135 black and white photographs contained in a World War II-era photograph album, featuring photographs of Sister Isabel Erskine Plante in uniform, on service views of the Middle East and New Guinea - World War II.
The album belonged to Sister Isabel Erskine Plante, a nurse at the 7th Australian General Hospital in Palestine.
- Black and white silver gelatin photograph contained in a photograph album. Photograph in mounted with brown photo corners.
- Description Of Content:
- Street view of a mosque and minaret in Damascus, there are two people walking in the foreground.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Miss J. Plante, 1983
|Dimensions:||61 mm (Height), 90 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||recreation, world war ii 1939-1945, tourism, nursing, military memorabilia, militaria australian, mosques, minarets, 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:||Hand written in black ink on the photograph; 'MOSQUE AND MINARET IN DAMASCUS.'|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Damascus, Syria, 1941|
|Original Owner:||Captain Isabel Plante - Australian Army Nursing Service, Essendon, Victoria, Australia, 1939-1945
Australian Army Nursing Service, World War II. Dates approximate, based on dates of World War II.