Magic Lantern Slide: People riding in train on light railway

Description
This photograph by Alfred Rowden was likely taken during his journey home to England. 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.
45/1960/95/1132
Collection Class
Social and industrial history
Common Name
Magic Lantern Slide: People riding in train on light railway
Simple Name
slide
Full Name
Lantern Slide: People riding in train on light railway
Dimensions
whole width 83 mm; whole H 83 mm; whole TH 2.5 mm
Production Person Surname
Rowden
Production Person Initials
A.O.
Period Classification
World War I (1914-1918); Inter War (1918-1939)
Production Date
1920
Production Country
United Kingdom
Production Area Region
North
Production Continent
Europe
Family Group

Material
glass; paper; photographic emulsion
Inscription / Transcription
handwritten 'M 878' on top edge; handwritten 'S.C.P. 878 H.Q.' on masking strip

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