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The Manawatu, the YMCA hut at the New Zealand Stationary Hospital in Wisques, France, World War I, 16 Aug 1918

Reference Number: 1/2-013467-G

Exterior of the 'Manawatu' YMCA hut providing a canteen service at the New Zealand Stationary Hospital in Wisques, France, during World War I. There are small flower beds outside bordered by patterned wooden fencing. A 'YMCA' sign appears on the side of the wooden building. Photograph taken 16 August 1918 by Henry Armytage Sanders.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Young Men's Christian Association, New Zealand Stationary Hospital (Wisques, France), Wisques, World War, 1914-1918 - Hospitals, Canteens (Establishments), New Zealand. Army - Military life, Soldiers - Recreation and World War, 1914-1918 - Military life.

Part of:
Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association :New Zealand official negatives, World War 1914-1918, Reference Number PA-Group-00051 (1455 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Dry plate glass negative 4 x 5 inches. Horizontal imageSingle negative

Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Negatives are not available for viewing. Surrogate copies will be provided.

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures350. WWI. Clubs etc.(PFP-032944)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Photographer's title on negative - bottom left: H890

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