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China (nation)

Subject Source: Local sources

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Sketches of the University of Hong Kong, 1951 - 1964

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 63/24
Scope and Contents

Fourteen undated sketches depicting views of the University of Hong Kong, many of which have since disappeared under high-rise developments. Twelve of the sketches are incorporated into Christmas cards from F.S. and D.M. Drake. The sketches are presumably from Drake's time as Professor of Chinese. There is an accompanying letter from Bernard Drake to T.A. Barringer, R.C.S. Librarian, 7 December 1996.

Dates: 1951 - 1964
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