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Photograph taken by Gertrude Bell in Iraq, March 1918


View over house and gardens, river and boats in background. Probably the house belonging to the Gray Mackenzie Company. "In the garden of the house where I am staying the roses are more wonderful than I can describe. Its the only garden in Basrah, so I am lucky."

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Bell, Gertrude Margaret Lowthian
Creation Date
Photograph Album Caption by Gertrude Bell
Basrah Bait al Wakil
Former reference
Photograph album
Iraq ยป Basra
IIIF Manifest