Lantern Slide - Australian Soldiers Lining up for Food in Army Camp, World War I, 1914-1918 Image Reg. No: MM 035791

Summary:
Lantern slide depicting Australian soldiers lining up for food in an army camp. Appears to be World War I-era.
Description:
Black and white photograph, square, on glass lantern slide. Black border.
Description Of Content:
Photograph of a group of soldiers lining up for mess in the open at a tent encampment. The men are filing past a row of portable stoves from which meals are being served. In the foreground is a marquee, possibly the mess hall.
Acknowledgement:
Source: Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 82 mm (Height), 82 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: wars conflicts, food drink consumption, world war i 1914-1918, military history, soldiers, tents, military camps, lantern slides
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection
Primary Classification: MILITARY HISTORY
Secondary Classification: Service
Tertiary Classification: rations
Format: Lantern Slide: Black & White; Standard (3¼ in. x 3¼ in.)
Date Depicted: 1914-1918

Date is probable, based on appearance.

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