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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Portrait of smiling man holding a silver pot with spout in one hand and a bowl in the other. A larger pot with spout, and another metal container, are attached to his torso. A streetscape with people and a covered space appear behind.

Physical Description

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

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