28. In the Pavilion Grounds Playing Cards

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Digital Media Bank ID: 17366
Original Filename: dmas_ha922966_d01_ab10.jpg
Description: Monochrome photographic print postcard showing convalescent Indian Soldiers in the grounds of the Royal Pavilion, Brighton. Take during building's use as a hospital for Indian soldier casualties of the First World War. Numerous injured men can be seen playing cards.
Categories: Timeline/ 1910s, Timeline/ World War One (1914-1918), Collections/ Local & Social History, Learning Themes/ WW1/ Photographs, Learning Themes/ Royal Pavilion/ Indian Military Hospital (1914-1916)  
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Credit: Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
Licence: Public Domain / CC0
Object or Artwork info
Type (of Object or Artwork): Photographic Print
Title (of Artwork / Object): 28. In the Pavilion Grounds Playing Cards
Date Created (of Object / Artwork): c1915
Description (Object or Artwork): This photographic print shows a group of wounded Indian soldiers playing cards in the Royal Pavilion Gardens in Brighton. The Royal Pavilion, Dome and Corn Exchange acted as a military hospital for wounded Indian soldiers from December 1914 until early 1916.
Subject tags:
Royal Pavilion
Brighton & Hove
Royal Pavilion Indian Military Hospital
Other Keywords: local history, social history
File info
Media: Image
Size: 2.62 MB; 4302 x 2704 pixels; 364 x 229 mm (print at 300 DPI); 1138 x 715 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
Orientation: Landscape
Administrative info
Linked Accession no.: HA922966