Photograph from an album compiled by Sister Selina Lily (Lil) Mackenzie, documenting life as an Australian nurse during World War I. Lil nursed at the 1st Australian General Hospital (AGH) from October 1915 to January 1917. The 1st AGH was located in the Heliopolis Palace Hotel on the north-eastern edge of Cairo.

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View across street to large brick and/or stone building with arched windows and balconies. Tower with minaret at front centre, on corner of building. Several bell tents at left forefront of photograph. Man on horse visible behind lacework fence.

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Black and white photograph on paper in a blue, cloth-bound album. Fingerprint on centre right of image.

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