Magic Lantern Slide: British soldier standing by river bank

Description
This photographic slide is among the collection of Alfred Rowden and shows a military man posing for the camera. The slide is not titled but the man is very likely to be Alfred Rowden himself. He was in Mesopotamia during the First World War and was not sent home until 1919 or 1920, and took many photographs recording his daily experiences.
Accession Loan No.
45/1960/95/1040
Simple Name
slide
Full Name
Lantern Slide: British soldier standing by river bank
Common Name
Magic Lantern Slide: British soldier standing by river bank
Production Person Surname
Rowden
Production Person Initials
A.O.
Production Country
United Kingdom
Material
glass; paper; photographic emulsion
Period Classification
World War I (1914-1918); Inter War (1918-1939)
Collection Class
Social and industrial history
Production Area Region
North
Production Continent
Europe
Production Date
1920
Inscription / Transcription
handwritten 'M 651' on top edge; handwritten '651' on masking strip; printed '69' on label
Family Group

Dimensions
whole width 83 mm; whole H 83 mm; whole TH 2.5 mm
Created At
2017-05-08 09:13:48
Updated At
2020-01-28 11:44:52

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