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VIF | Visualizing Family, Gender Relations and the Body. The Balkans approx. 1860-1950

Portrait of World War I Samaritan nurses

Portrait of World War I Samaritan nurses, © Svetla BogdanovaenlargePortrait of World War I Samaritan nurses, © Svetla Bogdanova


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Object:Portrait of World War I Samaritan nurses
Description:Half length indoor shot of a group of four young women. Three of them are wearing white nurses' uniforms. The fourth one is wearing dark urban clothes. All four are wearing white nurses' caps.
Comment:Samaritan women at the Military Hospital in Sofia. Among the people in the picture is Anisia Andreeva Dimitrova, born in 1891. She was the daughter of Andrey Dimitrov, a Bulgarian bank employee.
Date:Not before 1915, Not after 1916
Creator:Karastoyanov, Dimitar Anastasov, (Photographer)
Dimensions:Artefact: 133mm x 210mm
Image: 133mm x 190mm
Technique:Not specified
Keywords:290 Clothing
720 War
740 Health and Welfare
890 Gender Roles and Issues
Copyright:Личен Архив Светла Богданова
Archive:Svetla Bogdanova, Inv. No.: SB_04
License:This picture is licensed under Creative Commons [CC BY-NC-ND 3.0]
Editor:Anelia Kassabova