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Views of Hong Kong, China and Japan

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30377C

Scope and Contents

A collection of loose albumen prints. These topographical views cover Hong Kong, the Chinese Treaty ports (a good selection of material from Shanghai) and Japan. Many of the Japanese prints are hand-coloured. It appears in the Supplement to the Library Catalogue published in 1901.


  • Creation: 1880 - 1900

Conditions Governing Access

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76 item(s) (76 images)

Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

somewhat thumbed as a result of being rolled and flattened, but the general condition of the actual images is good to fair unless otherwise specified.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

This material probably came from different sources and was collected together in the Library.

Existence and Location of Copies

This collection is available on microfiche: East Asia, fiche numbers 3-5.


This item level description was entered by NE and MJC using information from the original typescript catalogue.

Date information

DateText: The dates are approximate..



Includes index.
2004-07-23 09:45:47+00:00
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Repository Details

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