Magic Lantern Slide: Woman and girl fetching water

Description
This photographic slide by Alfred Oliver Rowden shows a a woman and child collecting water from the river. Rowden was in Mesopotamia during the First World War and was not sent home until 1919 or 1920. He photographed scenes like this to record his experiences.
Accession Loan No.
45/1960/95/1054
Simple Name
slide
Full Name
Lantern Slide: Woman and girl fetching water
Common Name
Magic Lantern Slide: Woman and girl fetching water
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 695' on top edge; handwritten 'Arab woman + girl fetching water.[? -- mostly faded] / A.O. Rowden Class C. Set 2. / Mespot Scenes. 695' on masking strips; printed '49' and '83' on labels
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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