One of 44 black and white photographs in an album bound in green suede, believed to have been taken by Sergeant Major Gilbert Payne Mulcahy during World War I. It documents his military service in Egypt, France, Belgium and his return to Australia via Capetown and the Quarantine Station, Point Nepean, 1916-1919.

Image depicting the 'Lion's Head' mountain in Cape Town, South Africa. The photograph was taken in March 1919.

Description of Content

Image of a large expanse of what appears to be sand. In the foreground is the shadow of either the photograph or another figure who appears to be wearing a hat. In the distance there is a large land formation with a cluster of buildings at its base.

Physical Description

Black and white silver gelatin photographic print.

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