One of 185 black and white photographs in an album, taken in France during World War I by Sergeant John Lord. Some pages are blank.
Photographs in the album depict army camps, hospitals, trenches, early tanks, landscapes, cemeteries and graves and groups of posed Australian soldiers. The places Lord mentions in his captions are La Boiselle, Quarry Siding, Pozieres, Albert, Bapaume and Favreuil.
The album was one of many souvenirs brought back to Australia after World War I by John Lord (service # 6252). He donated photograph albums, images, documents and World War I memorabilia to Museum Victoria.
Description of Content
A selection of buildings in the middle of a field.There is a wooden building in the left of the image. There are some smaller wooden huts in the centre of the image. There is a cylandrical iron structure in the right of the image and another wooden building to the right of this. There are some wooden horse carts in the foreground.
Black and white silver gelatin photographic print.
Donation from J. Lord, 1986
Photograph, Black & White
Hand written on the secondary support to the left of the image: '738'
Type of item
Image Dimensions - Photograph
65 mm (Width), 43 mm (Height)
Image Dimensions - Photograph album page
100 mm (Width), 162 mm (Height)