Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)YMCA/K/1/3/50
TitlePhotograph: Egypt, Cairo
Extent1 item
DateMay 1917
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DescriptionBlack and white photograph of a scene at a garden fete organised by the YMCA for convalescent soldiers. To the right stand two white tents and bunting can be seen hanging between palm trees. In the background there stand two large buildings hidden by tall palm trees. In front of the tents groups of soldiers dressed in uniform, men in suits and women wearing dresses are sat at small tables drinking cups of tea. An Egyptian man wearing a tarboosh and robe can be seen in the centre of the photograph.

This photograph is captioned on the image: 'Official party at tea'.
Access StatusOpen