Magic Lantern Slide: Two men tending two sitting camels

Description
This slide by Alfred Oliver Rowden shows two camels sitting down, being tended to by two men. The photograph was taken in Mesopotamia but Rowden did not record the exact location. He was in Mesopotamia during the First World War and was not sent home until 1919 or 1920, and photographed daily scenes like this to record his experiences.
Accession Loan No.
45/1960/95/862
Collection Class
Social and industrial history
Common Name
Magic Lantern Slide: Two men tending two sitting camels
Simple Name
slide
Full Name
Lantern Slide: Two men tending two sitting camels
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 177'[faded] on top edge; handwritten '177' on masking strip

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