Scenes taken near Luxor [row of poles uphill with a figure] [picture] : [Cairo, Egypt, World War II] /

Abstract

Part of the Hurley negative collection.; See cover. "Negs require intensification. Shadufs used in lifting water from the Nile to the high land on the river bank for Irrigation. The Shaduf has been used from the days of the pharaohs & is merely a beam suspended between two uprights, weighted with a large ball of mud at one end to counterbalance the weight of water lifted at other-a slow backbreaking job.".; Hurley series: Cairo, World War II.; Other number: 5

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