Magic Lantern Slide: Two local men walking among palm trees at river bank

Description
This slide by Alfred Oliver Rowden shows two local men walking down a path lined with palm trees, probably in Baghdad. Rowden took many photographs whilst serving in the army and travelling in Mesopotamia during the early twentieth century.
Accession Loan No.
45/1960/95/849
Collection Class
Social and industrial history
Common Name
Magic Lantern Slide: Two local men walking among palm trees at river bank
Simple Name
slide
Full Name
Lantern Slide: Two local men walking among palm trees at river bank
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 119' on top edge; handwritten '119' on masking strip; handwritten 'S.C.P. Pag.' on bottom binding strip

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