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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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Boat repairing at Aberdeen harbour, 1949

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3038E/30
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Boats on Canton [i.e. Chu] River, 1908 - 1915

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011B(LS)/215
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Two photographs mounted together showing (a) a sampan and (b) a passenger boat [junk].

Dates: 1908 - 1915
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Botanical Gardens, Hong Kong, 1880 - 1889

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30377A/3
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267 x 201 mm. View looking along a tree-lined avenue in the Botanical Gardens, situated on the hillside to the south of Government House.

Dates: 1880 - 1889
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Botanical Gardens with Tiger Pagoda, 1949

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3038E/2
Scope and Contents

Note the poor living conditions in the foreground.

Dates: 1949
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British civilians interned by the Japanese in World War Two

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 393
Dates: 2009
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British fleet at Wei-hai-wei [i.e. Weihai], 1908 - 1915

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011B(LS)/226
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A view looking across towards Weihai Harbour (from Liu-Kung-Tao?) where the battleships of the British China Squadron are at anchor. In the foreground are cultivated fields and small houses. Weihai, ceded to the British in 1898 'for so long a period as Port Arthur remains in the occupation of Russia', was the northern naval base of the British China Squadron, and in fact remained in British hands until 1930.

Dates: 1908 - 1915
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British Fleet in Weihaiwei Harbour, 1908, 1908

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 17/4134
Scope and Contents

Half-plate (landscape format). [Showing farm land and town in the foreground looking across harbour to distant hills with the British Fleet on the water].

Dates: 1908
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Burial urns near Kowloon, 1909-01 - 1909-02

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 20/4541A
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Quarter-plate (landscape format). (Bones gathered from coffin after flesh decayed, and then put in urns). [Showing urns dotted among vegetation on the hill side].

Dates: 1909-01 - 1909-02
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[Burial urns near Kowloon], 1909-01 - 1909-02

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 20/4542A
Scope and Contents

Quarter-plate (landscape format). [Closer view of urns among bushes].

Dates: 1909-01 - 1909-02
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Busy market area, Hong Kong Island, 1949

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3038E/22
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Canton [1890s], 1890 - 1899

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30377C/28
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276 x 182 mm. View on the river at Canton, with floating houses in the foreground. Photographer unknown.

Dates: 1890 - 1899
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Canton Christian College, 1908 - 1915

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011B(LS)/220
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A view looking over the well-tended lawn and garden towards the College buildings.

Dates: 1908 - 1915
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Canton Disturbances, December 1927

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30377D
Dates: 1927-12
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[(?) Canton [i.e. Chu] River], 1908 - 1915

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011B(LS)/206
Scope and Contents

A view showing a crowded settlement of sampans, probably on the Chu River, with a bridge and a small island in the background.

Dates: 1908 - 1915
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[Canton [i.e. Chu] River], 1908 - 1915

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011B(LS)/211
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A well composed photograph showing a junk in the wide Chu River estuary.

Dates: 1908 - 1915
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[Capsized submarine, Hong Kong], 1909

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011B(LS)/166
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A view showing a listing and partially submerged submarine lashed to two barges. Another submarine can be partially seen at the right of the slide. The exact nature of the incident is unknown.

Dates: 1909
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Cargo boats anchored just outside the southern fairway, 1909

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 19/4432
Scope and Contents

Quarter-plate (landscape format).

Dates: 1909
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Carts bring in peanuts for exportation, 1908-11

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 17/4037
Scope and Contents

Quarter-plate (landscape format).

Dates: 1908-11
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Cattle depot near Kowloon, 1909-01 - 1909-02

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 20/4524
Scope and Contents

Half-plate (landscape format). [Cattle gathered in field with bungalows to the right and hills in the background].

Dates: 1909-01 - 1909-02
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Central Office of Information photograph collection

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/COI
Dates: 1948 - 1987
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Chang Fang Village, 1908-11

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 17/4073
Scope and Contents

View from bridge, Weihaiwei.

Dates: 1908-11
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Chang Fang Village, 1908-11

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 17/4074
Scope and Contents

Landscape format. View from bridge, Weihaiwei. [Houses hidden from view by trees].

Dates: 1908-11