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[Postcard]. New Zealand hospital ship "Maheno", 5282 tons. [ca 1915].

Reference Number: Eph-B-POSTCARD-vol-4-041

Shows two-funnelled ship with masts at each end, and red crosses painted along the side, on funnels and on flag.Gives information below: Length, 400 ft, breadth 50ft 2". Captain D McLean. One operating room, 20ft x 15ft; preparation room, 14ft x 10ft; Cot lifts; Isolation wards, dispensaries, steriliser for surgical dressings, mortuary, officers' quarters, etc.

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1 image, categorised under Ephemera, Ship portraits, Photolithographs and Postcards, related to Charles Taylor, Joye Wilhelmina Taylor, New Zealand Red Cross Society, Maheno (Ship. Built 1905), Hospital ships, Steamships and Flags.

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[Postcard]. New Zealand hospital ship "Maheno", 5282 tons. [ca 1915]., Reference Number Eph-B-POSTCARD-vol-4-041 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 colour photo-mechanical print(s) on postcard.Photolithograph, coloured 89 x 139 mm.. Horizontal imageEphemera

Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Use photographic copies where possible.

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Verso - centre: [Undated letter from Jack to Tamate].

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