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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Man seated on a saddle on a camel's back. The camel lifts its head toward the sky, held by a rope to the man's hand. The saddel appears to have a wood frame and is covered by a striped rug. The man wears a head scarf, dark top, white trousers and boots.

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Black and white photograph on paper in a blue, cloth-bound album.

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