Magic Lantern Slide: Christian procession in street

This photographic slide by Alfred Oliver Rowden shows a crowded street scene surrounding a Christian procession with people carrying banners. 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.

Object Summary

Accession Loan No.
45/1960/95/1075
Collection Class
Social and industrial history
Material
glasspaperphotographic emulsion
Common Name
Magic Lantern Slide: Christian procession in street
Simple Name
slide
Inscription Transcription
handwritten 'M 724' on top edge; handwritten '724' on masking strip; handwritten 'S.C.P. Am.' on top edge binding strip
Period Classification
World War I (1914-1918); Inter War (1918-1939)
Production Country
United Kingdom
Production Date
1920
Production Person Initials
A.O.
Production Person Surname
Rowden

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Lantern Slide: Christian procession in street