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China (nation)

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Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 787 Collections and/or Records:

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Tali, 1949

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y302K/37
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Tea garden at Shangha, 1870 - 1920

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y302A/94
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252 x 193 mm. View looking across a stretch of water (possibly the Soochow Creek) towards buildings raised on piles above the flow.

Dates: 1870 - 1920
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Team at the spinning wheel, 1949

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3038E/23
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Temple at Canton, 1870 - 1920

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y302A/89
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288 x 214 mm. General view of unidentified temple buildings, with a large stone carving of a tortoise in an open-sided pavilion in the foreground.

Dates: 1870 - 1920
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Temple at Pekin, 1880 - 1889

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30377A/20
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273 x 211 mm. View looking along an avenue between trees towards the entrance gateway of an unidentified temple.

Dates: 1880 - 1889
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Temple at Wen Chuang Yang, 1908-11

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 17/4145
Scope and Contents

Half-plate (landscape format). [Showing steps up to Temple building from farm land in the foreground].

Dates: 1908-11
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Temple Buddha, South China, 1949

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y302K/35
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Temple Court, Canton, 1870 - 1920

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y302A/87
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278 x 210 mm. View in a temple courtyard at Canton with a shrine in the foreground in the form of an open-sided pavilion.

Dates: 1870 - 1920
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Temple figure, South China, 1949

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y302K/33
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Temple on rock, on river going to Hankow, 1880 - 1889

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30377A/17
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268 x 205 mm. View from the bank of the Yangtze River looking towards the monastery on Orphan Island, a sheer-sided outcrop in midstream.

Dates: 1880 - 1889
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The arch in the quadrangle, 1908-11

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 17/4097
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Half-plate. Inside the B.N. Hospital, Weihaiwei. [Brick archway with creeper and chinese-style tiled roof looking along paved path to part of single storey building on the far side of the quadrangle].

Dates: 1908-11
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The Bedford in Hong Kong Harbour, 1909-01 - 1909-02

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 20/4517
Scope and Contents

Quarter-plate (landscape format).

Dates: 1909-01 - 1909-02
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The boats at Aberdeen, 1949

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3038E/20
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The Botanical Gardens, Hong Kong, 1909

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 19/4462
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Half-plate (landscape format). [Monument in centre of ornamental pond with plants, some in pots and a few people wandering past. Trees and buildings in the background].

Dates: 1909
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The Bund, Hong Kong and Shanghai Bank in foreground [1890s], 1890 - 1899

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30377C/14
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274 x 215 mm. View looking north along the Shanghai Bund, with the Hong Kong and Shanghai Bank in the left foreground and the Customs House immediately beyond.

Dates: 1890 - 1899
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The Bund, Shanghai, 1909-01 - 1909-02

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 20/4559
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[A misty scene with long shadows of bare trees on the pavement].

Dates: 1909-01 - 1909-02
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The Bund : The German Club, 1908-11 - 1908

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 17/4011
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Landscape format.

Dates: 1908-11 - 1908
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The Cable Tram to the Peak, Hong Kong, 1880 - 1889

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30377A/8
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201 x 269 mm. View looking up the cable tramway which runs from the top of the Peak down into the eastern section of Victoria. The Hong Kong High-Level Tramway Company was incorporated in 1885 and trams started running from 1888. The great rain storm of the following year did great damage and nearly put the company out of business and in 1891 it was taken over by John D. Humphreys & Company.

Dates: 1880 - 1889
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The Canton River, 1870 - 1900

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y302A/78
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240 x 181 mm. View looking across the River, with a fleet of junks in midstream.

Dates: 1870 - 1900
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The Cathedral (behind trees) Hong Kong, 1909-01 - 1909-02

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 20/4504
Scope and Contents

Quarter-plate.

Dates: 1909-01 - 1909-02