From a photograph album was created by Sergeant John Lord and documents his time in Egypt during World War I. The album was created in a lined notebook/diary type book and John Lord completely filled the album with photographs. All of the photographs are numbered and in pencil he has written captions around many of the photographs. A few of the early photographs are dated 1915. Many of the photographs depict camps, local people, street scenes, fellow soldiers at rest, horses, ambulances, hospitals and camels.

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One soldier stands and another crouches at the entrance of a hole in the side of a mound. The standing soldier has a pipe, the other a cigarette. The hole, it is said, leads to a catacomb.

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Black and white photographic print.

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