Constantinople - Occupied By British And… 1918

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Title - 'Constantinople occupied by British and Indian troops'. October 30 - 31 1918. (now Istanbul). Turkey.

MS looking out over city; panning right. Many domed roofs; then the famous Hagia Sophia with huge dome on top; a Byzantine church turned into a mosque; with minarets added etc. Turkish...

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Cataloguer:
Cheri
Stock:
Black & White
Sound:
Silent
Media URN:
73045
Sort Number:
ON 111 O
Time in/Out:
01:28:25:00 / 01:28:52:00
Canister:
ON 111 O
Film ID:
1910.29
Issue Date:
1918

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  • this is not the famous Hagia Sophia
    http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:?stanbul-Ayasofya.JPG
    this is suleymaniye
    http://photography.nationalgeographic.com/photography/enlarge/suleymaniye-mosque_pod_image.html

    eboynak 15th Jun 2013

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