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Print
69840
  • Title
    G. Downes photographs of Gallipoli during World War I, 1915
  • Creator
  • Call number
    PXE 697
  • Level of description
    series
  • Date

    1915
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    69840
  • Issue Copy
    Digitised
  • Physical Description
    41 photographic prints (in 1 album) - gelatin silver - 21 x 28.5 cm.
  • Scope and Content
    1. Large sap leading to left flank, showing Sphinx in background
    2. ANZAC taken from Durrant's Post looking toward Suvla
    3. Dug out life, ANZAC Gully
    4. White's Gully looking towards the sea & showing sunken trawler
    5. ANZAC after snowstorm, Nov 1915
    6. ANZAC Corps headquarters at sunset
    7. ANZAC - one of the embarking places built to assist the evacuation
    8. Taken from Lone Pine salient looking back on ANZAC trenches
    9. Rest Gully showing 5th Australian Field Ambulance
    10. ANZAC trenches - firing a periscope rifle. Kaiser as target for Turks
    11. ANZAC - A.S.C. Depot, North Beach showing Sphinx
    12. ANZAC - Cemetery at foot of Shrapnel Gully
    13. ANZAC Beach after severe storm
    14-15. ANZAC - Turkish prisoners taken in Lone Pine & left flank operations, August 1915
    16. Unloading mules, ANZAC Beach
    17. ANZAC - North Beach country taken from some time after August operations
    18. ANZAC Gully & Beach taken from Plugge's Plateau
    19. Portion of ANZAC Beach
    20. Indian Hill, ANZAC
    21. ANZAC - last line of defence near Hell Spit, showing Plugge's Plateau
    22. Supply reserves & Indian mule transport, ANZAC Beach
    23. ANZAC Beach showing Indian mule transport
    24. [grave site] Sacred to the memory of Lieut. C. N. R. Huntley, 1st Fd. Coy. Div. Engrs. A.I.F. Died of wounds 4/5/1915
    25. ANZAC Beach in August 1915
    26. ANZAC Beach prior to August operations showing supply reserves
    27. Walker's Ridge & North Beach country prior to August operations
    28-29. Hell Spit Cemetery, ANZAC
    30. Taken 17/12/15 showing sunken `Milo' from which majority of troops were evacuated
    31. ANZAC Gully
    32. ANZAC - making jam tin bombs
    33. Rest Gully, ANZAC showing Sphinx
    34. Brighton Beach, ANZAC
    35. Shrapnel Gully
    36. Turkish positions opposite Lone Pine
    37. ANZAC Beach showing water condenser
    38. Lord Kitchener & his generals at ANZAC 14/11/15
    39. Hill 971 taken from Durrant's Post
    40. Lord Kitchener's farewell salute at ANZAC 14/11/15
    41. ANZAC Beach just prior to the evacuation
  • Source
    Presented 1919
  • Copying Conditions
    Out of copyright: Created before 1955
    Please acknowledge: : Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales
  • General note

    A bibliography of servicemen's and women's diaries of World War I is held in the Mitchell Library Original Materials Reading Room at PXn 878
    State Library of New South Wales collection of World War I pictorial material
    Digital order no:Album ID : 823228
  • Signatures / Inscriptions

    All photographs are titled.
  • Subject
  • Topic
  • Place
  • Exhibited in
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