Salonika fire : 18-19th August, 1917 / photographed by Royal Flying Corps and Survey Company, R.E.

Format
Visual material
Language
English
Published/​Created
1917.
Description
24 leaves : photographs ; 16 x 22 cm.

Details

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Related name
Library of Congress genre
Photographs [Browse]
Getty AAT genre
Summary note
Portfolio, oblong 8vo, containing 24 photographs (gelatin silver, from 4.5 x 7.5 cm to 8.5 x 11 cm) laid down on individual leaves. The pictures include several aerial cityscape panoramas of the damaged areas of the city of Thessalonikē, images of British soldiers and their relief efforts including a soup kitchen, Jewish citizens surveying their ruined homes and attempting to salvage from the rubble, and an image of the "Interior of St. Paraskeuē with Refugees".
Notes
Cover title.
Binding note
Original printed folding wrappers.
Language note
Printed captions in English.
Source acquisition
Purchase; Acquired with matching funds provided by the Program in Hellenic Studies with the support of the Stanley J. Seeger Hellenic Fund. AM 2019-23.
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