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1. Corn Exchange

Uploaded on:
2011-02-10 10:06:00.0
File Size:
4.79 MB
5170 x 3235 pixels
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Digital Media Bank ID: 741
Description: Monochrome photograph showing Indian soldiers in rows of beds inside the Corn Exchange. Taken during Royal Pavilion's use as an Indian military hospital, 1915.
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)  

Copyright & Re-use

Credit Line: Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
Licence: CC BY-SA

Object or Artwork info

Type (of Object or Artwork): Postcard
Title (of Artwork / Object): 1. Corn Exchange
Creator (of Artwork / Object): A H Fry
Date Created (of Object / Artwork): c1915
Description (Object or Artwork): Monochrome postcard showing Indian soldiers recuperating in the Corn Exchange, Brighton. Taken during First World War when Royal Pavilion estate used as a hospital for wounded Indian troops. Three dignitaries and several officers can be seen inspecting the wounded. Bottom of the card reads: Official Photograph, (Copyright), issued by the Corporation of Brighton with the assistance of the Military Authorities. 1. Corn Exchange. A. H. Photo, Brighton This photograph has the same title and depicts the same location as BH411220, HA902552 but is taken from a slightly different position and shows different wounded soldiers in the beds.
Subject tags:
Corn Exchange
Royal Pavilion Indian Hospital
Other Keywords: hospitalindian hospital,indian hospital

File info

Original Filename: dmas_ha921262_d01.jpg
Size: 4.79 MB; 5170 x 3235 pixels; 438 x 274 mm (print at 300 DPI); 1368 x 856 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
Orientation: Landscape

Administrative info

Linked Accession no.: HA921262