4. The Dome

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Digital Media Bank ID: 687
Original Filename: dmas_bh411307_d01.jpg
Description: Magic lantern slide showing Indian Soldiers in rows of beds inside the Dome during its use as a Military Hospital, 1915.
Categories: Timeline/ 1910s, Timeline/ World War One (1914-1918), Collections/ Local & Social History, Learning Themes/ WW1/ Photographs, Collections/ Local & Social History/ Historic Photographs/ Magic Lantern Slides, Learning Themes/ Royal Pavilion/ Indian Military Hospital (1914-1916)  
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Credit: Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
Licence: Public Domain / CC0
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Type (of Object or Artwork): Magic Lantern Slide
Title (of Artwork / Object): 4. The Dome
Creator (of Artwork / Object): A H Fry
Date Created (of Object / Artwork): 1915
Description (Object or Artwork): This magic lantern slide shows the Royal Pavilion estate during its use as an Indian Military Hospital during World War One. It was probably produced by Henry Roberts, the Director of the Pavilion, to illustrate later lectures on the subject. The image shows wounded Indian soldiers recuperating in the Dome. The auditorium of this building was converted into a large hospital ward.
Subject tags:
Royal Pavilion Indian Military Hospital
Other Keywords: hospital
File info
Media: Image
Size: 2.93 MB; 4558 x 3437 pixels; 386 x 291 mm (print at 300 DPI); 1206 x 909 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
Orientation: Landscape
Administrative info
Linked Accession no.: BH411307