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The Army Museum

Print, Photographic


Accession number: 2019.0.936
Date: 1914 – 1918
Materials: Paper
Measurements: 15 cm L x 20.5 cm W
Marks/Label: A typed note attached to back reads "WITH THE BRITISH FORCES IN SALONICA. / 8. British seaplane being lowered to the water / from the parent ship."
A black oval stamp on back reads "PASSED FOR TRANSMISSION ABROAD" around the edge and at center a British crest and "O - 229". A blue stamp on back reads "OFFICIAL PHOTOGRAPH / ISSUED BY THE PRESS BUREAU, DISTRIBUTED BY / THE SPORT AND GENERAL PRESS / AGENCY LTD., 46, ESSEX ST. LONDON. / For PUBLICATION of ????"
Culture: British
Subject: First World War
Narrative:
 
Description: A black and white official photograph of a British seaplane being lowered to the water from a ship. A typed, descriptive note is attached to the back of the photograph.