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Health professionals from the Temporary Hospital during the Balkan War 1913

Health professionals from the Temporary Hospital during the Balkan War 1913, © St. Cyril and St. Methodius National LibraryenlargeHealth professionals from the Temporary Hospital during the Balkan War 1913, © St. Cyril and St. Methodius National Library

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Object:Health professionals from the Temporary Hospital during the Balkan War 1913
Description:Full length outdoor shot of a group of women and men in front of a building. The women are all in white overalls and mostly with white head clothes, only two are without head clothes, one is wearing a nun's veil. Some of the men are in white overalls, some are wearing military uniforms, others are dressed in plain city clothes.
Comment:The building is the Ecclesiastical Seminary in Sofia, which served as a hospital during the Balkan Wars. Verso: hand-written inscription with the calendar date and place the photograph was taken. Printed inscription (from the Archive) with the names and data of seven of the photographed persons, marked on the recto: 1. Dr. Ivan Karamihaylov 2. Dr. Orahovats 3. Student Shulev 4. Vladislav Miladinov 5. Nurse Daneva 6. Dr. Mihaylov, dentist.
Date:1913
Location:Sofia, Ecclesiastical seminary
Country:Bulgaria
Type:Photograph
Creator:Karastoyanov, Dimitar Anastasov, (Photographer)
Dimensions:Artefact: 320mm x 396mm
Image: 202mm x 267mm
Format:Not specified
Technique:Not specified
Keywords:290 Clothing
550 Individuation and Mobility > 551 Personal Names
710 Military Technology > 714 Uniform and Accouterment
720 War
740 Health and Welfare
740 Health and Welfare > 743 Hospitals and Clinics
740 Health and Welfare > 744 Public Health and Sanitation
780 Religious Practices
890 Gender Roles and Issues
Copyright:Национална Библиотека "Св. св. Кирил и Методий"
Archive:St. Cyril and St. Methodius National Library, Inv. No.: C IV 264
License:This picture is licensed under Creative Commons [CC BY-NC-ND 3.0]
Editor:Anelia Kassabova
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