Lantern slide



Accession Number
EC1573
Current Location
In storage
Object Type
Photographic media, Lantern slide
Period
Modern
Twentieth century CE/AD
1910s
Material
Glass
Provenance
Egypt, Aswan
Number of Elements
1

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Description

Lantern slide. Showing the Sudanese Guard guarding the Aswan dam. This photograph was taken by Sgt. Johnson of the 436 Welsh Field Company c. 1917. It formed part of a lecture which he gave. The notes from his lecture read 'The Cpl of the Guard who expressed a wish to be taken alone'

Last modified: 09 May 2020

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