Magic Lantern Slide: Man standing by wall

Description
This photograph by Alfred Oliver Rowden shows a local man posing in front of a wall to have his photo taken. Rowden was interested in different styles of dress and took many photos to document local people whilst he was in Mesopotamia. He was in the area during the First World War and was not sent home until 1919 or 1920.
Accession Loan No.
45/1960/95/924
Collection Class
Social and industrial history
Common Name
Magic Lantern Slide: Man standing by wall
Simple Name
slide
Full Name
Lantern Slide: Man standing by wall
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 359'[faded] on top edge; handwritten '359' on masking strip; handwritten 'S.C.P. M.Q' on bottom binding strip

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