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The lounge room, where the patients may spend a quiet hour in comfort.

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Record ID
AWNS-19190911-40-2

Photographer
Auckland Weekly News Auckland Weekly News
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Date
11 September 1919

Date Period
1910-1919

Subjects
Featherston Camp, Stoves, Flowers, Books, Tables, Desks, Pianos, Chairs, Returned servicemen, PatientsFeatherston CampStovesFlowersBooksTablesDesksPianosChairsReturned servicemenPatients
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Original Format
Photolithograph

Copy Format
Digital image

Taken from the supplement to the Auckland Weekly News 11 September 1919 p040

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Description
Showing the lounge for patients at the Featherston Camp when it was being used as a military hospital after World War I. Men (some in uniform) are seen sitting in armchairs and leaning against the walls. The lounge also contains a piano, a desk and side tables. The room is furnished with flowers, books and pictures, and a stove with a chimney is seen in the centre of the room.