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Lantern Slide - Soldiers in Middle East, World War I, 1914-1918 Image Reg. No: MM 035901

Summary:
Lantern slide depicting soldiers in a town square, gathering around several devices. The use of the devices is unknown - perhaps blade-sharpening or rolling wire.
Description:
Glass lantern slide, square, printed with black and white photograph, coloured. Thin black border.
Description Of Content:
Coloured photograph of a goup of soldiers standing near equipment in a town with single-storey stone buildings and flat roofs. They stand around several devices, each comprising a wheel mounted on a frame. The use of the devices is unknown - perhaps blade-sharpening or rolling wire.
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 82 mm (Height), 82 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: wars conflicts, world war i 1914-1918, military history, soldiers, lantern slides
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection
Primary Classification: MILITARY HISTORY
Secondary Classification: Service
Tertiary Classification: (to be classified)
Format: Lantern Slide: Colour; Standard (3¼ in. x 3¼ in.)
Date Depicted: Middle East, 1914-1918

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