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Fonds F0083 - Unknown Officer's Trench Photograph Album

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Unknown Officer's Trench Photograph Album


  • [1914-1919] (Creation)

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26 photographs
1 album

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Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Purchased from Aquila Books, September 2015.

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Scope and content

Consists of one photo album containing original black and white photography. Photographs include trench images, informal group portraiture, military marching, and grave sites. Some photos have captions on verso. Album is inscribed on first page "Wishing you a Merry Xmas from [Dad?]". Association of the album with the Royal Scots is based on the contents of a grave site photograph.

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Photos are in numbered slip cases corresponding to their original placement in album.

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No restrictions on access.

Conditions governing reproduction

Archival materials do not circulate and must be consulted in the TMM Library and Archives Reading Room. Duplication of materials in the collection may be subject to copyright and other restrictions. Please contact TMM Library and Archives staff for guidance on reproduction.

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  • English

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Photographs have been removed from the original album for preservation.

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Processed by Jason Nisenson, July 2016.




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This AtoM record was created July 2016 by Jason Nisenson.

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  • Shelf: EW 3-4-1